Hours & Admission

Museum & Library:

10AM to 5PM Wednesday through Saturday,

12PM to 5PM Sunday (Museum Only)

Please Note: Special Collections is open Thursday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm. The Library will remain open on Wednesdays. Click here for more information.

The Museum and Library are CLOSED on the following holidays:

Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving Day (open on Friday), Christmas Day.



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.