Hours & Admission

10AM to 5PM Wednesday through Saturday,

12PM to 5PM Sunday (Museum Only)

Please Note: Library Special Collections is open Thursday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm. The main reading room in the Library is open on Wednesdays. Click here for more information.

The Museum and Library are CLOSED on the following holidays:

Labor Day, Columbus Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Eve & New Years Day

Please check our social media pages for information of other free admission days.



MdHS MembersFree  MembersFree 
Adults$9 Nonmembers$9 (includes museum admission)

Students with ID$6   
Children 3-18$6   

Children under 3     


*Please note that picture identification and the completion of a one-time registration form is required for all library patrons.

Please visit the library’s visitor information pages for complete information.

*On the first Thursday of every month, the MdHS offers FREE museum admission.

 The Maryland Historical Society occasionally uses photography and videography to capture our visitors enjoying our exhibitions, programs, and events.  Your visitation of the Museum and/or attendance at programs or events grants the Society permission to use images in which you appear in publications and media.


Looking for a thought provoking date or couples activity here in Baltimore? Read this article and then come check out the museum.