Botanical Garden, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
The mission of the Washington County Historical Society is to preserve and promote the history of Washington County, MD, and to inspire others to join in that pursuit.
The museum collects, exhibits, conserves and interprets art for the Cumberland Valley.
The Rural Heritage Museum depicts rural living prior to 1940.
Washington Grove, Maryland
History, Park, Specialized
The Washington Monument is the Nation's first civic memorial to George Washington. Built in the neo-classical style, the 178'8" monument was designed by architect Robert Mills and was completed in 1829, fourteen years after construction began. Mills also designed our more famous sister monument in Washington, D.C.
The Monument held a profound meaning for 19th Century Americans and it is even now recognized as the preeminent symbol of the city of Baltimore.
Union Bridge, Maryland
History, Historical Society, Specialized
The Western Maryland Railway Historical Society is one of the few organizations of its kind to own and operate its own museum. This affords members and the public alike the unique opportunity to enjoy and study our collection to its best advantage. It also serves as a focal point for Society activities and events.
Mardela Springs, Maryland
Westside Historical Society seeks to preserve the history and traditions of the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland for future generations, and to promote an awareness and appreciation of the area's heritage.
History, Historic House, University
Whites Hall sits on 13 acres and is located in Crofton, Maryland. It is 26 miles from Baltimore and 23 miles from Washington, D.C. The main center structure of the house, built in the second half of the 18th century, is Flemish bond brick Georgian and is representative of a house type of which few examples survive in north Anne Arundel County. The wings were added later on. There are 6 fireplaces and 2 staircases.
Snow Hill, Maryland
History, Historical Society
Dedicated to discovering, preserving, and disseminating the rich natural and cultural history of Worcester County and the State of Maryland.
Wye Mills, Maryland