Homeschool Programs


Homeschool Programs at the Maryland Historical Society are interactive experiences for ages 5 - 18. We will learn about Maryland's history using primary sources, hands-on activities, and crafts. Participants are grouped by age and activities are adjusted for the different age ranges.

Families are welcome to accompany registered students, with full access to our research library and museum, at no additional cost.

Program Details: 

Length: 3 Hours (A 30 minute lunch/ snack break is built into each program) 

Cost: Programs are $10 per student (Please note: Pre-payment for Special Programs is now required. See registration form for more details)

Accessibility: We are handicap accessible and free parking is available


Please register for each event separately. 


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.

Fashionable Maryland

October 16, 2019 10:00 – 1:00 

Come join the Maryland Historical Society as we celebrate the opening of our new Spectrum of Fashion exhibition with Fashionable Maryland Homeschool Day! During this homeschool day, students will learn about how fashion trends throughout Maryland's history influenced the way Marylanders dressed, decorated their homes, and used everyday items! 

Registration is closed.



Marylanders Abroad

December 18, 2019 10:00 – 1:00 

Whether for trade, exploration, or war, Marylanders have been know to travel all throughout the world and universe. Come explore the many places history-making Marylanders have traveled to and learn about their adventures. 


Registration is closed.


Scientific Maryland

March 11, 2020 10:00 – 1:00 

From the creation of NASA to our own weather almanac, Marylanders have participated in scientific and engineering breakthroughs. Come join the Maryland Historical Society as we study science and engineering through a historical lens. 


Registration is closed. Please contact the number or email below with questions. 

Relaxing in Maryland

May 13, 2020 10:00 – 1:00 

In the final homeschool day before summer begins, join us for our Relaxing in Maryland homeschool day.  Have you ever wondered how Marylanders relaxed during the summer in the past? Did they go to the beach? Did they travel? Come explore these many ways of historic relaxation with the Maryland Historical Society!


Registration is open! To register, please click here

 Please contact 410-685-3750 x334 OR email [email protected] if you have any questions.