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Mar 18, 2014, 11:34 ET

Maryland Day Celebrations with The Maryland Historical Society and Pride of Baltimore II

The Maryland Historical Society (MdHS) is partnering with the ship Pride of Baltimore II to celebrate Maryland Day with special events in Baltimore...

Feb 14, 2014, 11:47 ET

Opulent Evenings at The Maryland Historical Society: The Popular Bootleggers Bash: 'REBOOTED'

Far from hibernating, the Maryland Historical Society has a busy winter events season planned, with two black-tie galas: On Saturday, February 22,...

Jan 24, 2014, 09:44 ET

The Star-Spangled Banner Manuscript Goes to The Smithsonian

 A Historic Journey For a Priceless Document Plus Spring 2014 Events At The Maryland Historical Society The Star-Spangled Banner,...

Nov 18, 2013, 11:57 ET

Celebrate the Baltimore Monument Lighting at the Maryland Historical Society

Lady Baltimore Statue Now on Public View! Also On Display: The Completed Star-Spangled Banner Flag! On Thursday, December 5 from 4 p.m.-9...

Oct 04, 2013, 17:23 ET

A New Home for Lady Baltimore

Preparations Underway to Move Iconic Statue to The Maryland Historical Society this weekend  *Plus FREE admission to Furloughed Government...

Sep 05, 2013, 09:32 ET

Defenders' Day Celebrations at The Maryland Historical Society and Fort McHenry

See the Star-Spangled Banner Flag Fly For the First Time September 13-15, 2013  The Maryland Historical Society (MdHS) is recreating the...

Aug 06, 2013, 15:40 ET

Congressman Sarbanes and Mayor McClement To Add Stitches to The Star Spangled Banner Project at Maryland Historical Society

Hundreds also gather to add their stitch On Thursday, August 8 beginning at 10:30 am, The Maryland Historical Society (201 West Monument...

Jul 02, 2013, 14:38 ET

Fourth of July Kickoff Celebration: The 'Stitching History' Star Spangled Banner Project Begins!

'First Stitch' part of a festive celebration at Fort McHenry Beginning July 4, 2013, The Maryland Historical Society (MdHS) will be...

Jun 07, 2013, 08:35 ET

The Maryland Historical Society presents 'Woman of Two Worlds:' Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Her Quest for an Imperial Legacy

 The Maryland Historical Society presents "Woman of Two Worlds:" Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Her Quest for an Imperial Legacy, an...

May 03, 2013, 11:40 ET

The Maryland Historical Society Presents 'Woman of Two Worlds:' Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Her Quest for an Imperial Legacy

The Maryland Historical Society presents "Woman of Two Worlds:" Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Her Quest for an Imperial Legacy, an exhibition...

Mar 07, 2013, 09:38 ET

Maryland Day At the MD Historical Society

Plus a sneak peek at our "Woman of Two Worlds: Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and the Quest for an Imperial Legacy" Exhibit  "After a...

Feb 04, 2013, 11:00 ET

'For All the World to Hear' Commemorating Baltimore's Civil Rights Movement at the MD Historical Society

"Maryland is world renowned for its rich African-American history, and Baltimore was one of the focal points of the 20th Century struggle for civil...

Jan 16, 2013, 16:00 ET

'History Alive!' Spring 2013 Programs at The MD Historical Society

"The Maryland Historical Society has challenged our colleagues from local history museums to find their own stories," says President Burt Kummerow....

Dec 05, 2012, 10:00 ET

Celebrate the Baltimore Monument Lighting at the Maryland Historical Society!

And support the mission of MdHS this holiday season on Thursday, December 6 at 5 p.m., the Maryland Historical Society (MdHS) is hosting a...

Oct 26, 2012, 13:14 ET

'Project Runway' Meets Historical Society at Special 1812 Fashion Show

See dresses of the 1800s, eveningwear and military uniforms Also in November, hop aboard our luxury bus tour of Baltimore's historic 1812 sites,...

Oct 02, 2012, 13:00 ET

'Maryland on Film': Eight Short Films and Free Museum Admission at the Maryland Historical Society All Day, Saturday, October 13

Also in October, meet Steven Ujifusa as he discusses his new book, "A Man and His Ship... " On Saturday, October 13, The Maryland Historical...

Sep 17, 2012, 08:45 ET

The Battle of Antietam: One of the 'Worst Days in American History,' and 3 Events Commemorating Maryland in The Civil War

Marking the 150th Anniversary of Antietam, The Maryland Historical Society presents special lectures, living-history performances, and the launch...