Facility Rental


Located in the heart of the Mount Vernon cultural district, two blocks west of the Washington Monument, the Maryland Historical Society offers a unique and historic venue for special events.


From classically elegant to strikingly modern to a touch of nature in an urban setting – the Maryland Historical Society has a one of a kind venue ready for your next event.  

If you are a member, you may qualify for a discount on room rentals. Members at the Steward and Latrobe Council level received 10% off of all room rentals. Members at the Tilghman and Peale Council level receive 15% off of all room rentals. Star-Spangled Banner Council members receive 20% off of all room rentals.



Counting RoomCounting Room

Carey CenterCarey Center

Symington LibrarySymington Library

Monument St GardenMonument Street Garden

H.Furlong Baldwin LibraryH. Furlong Baldwin Library

Meyerhoff CourtyardMeyerhoff Courtyard


Offer your guests a unique experience – host your next event surrounded by over 400 years of Maryland history.  From the founding of Maryland through the 20th century, Maryland’s history is rich and fascinating.  Make your event one to be remembered, give your guests the gift of history. 

Make your event historic!

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Limited parking is available for rentals, valet recommended for large scale events.  

Contact our rentals department at 410-685-3750 x336 or rentals@mdhs.org


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