Heritage Frederick  – The Historical Society of Frederick County
Bridging the Past to the Future

Plan Your Visit

Museum of Frederick County History and Frederick County Archives & Research Center Hours

 

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

The Museum and Research Center are CLOSED on the following holidays: Independence Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

 

The Museum & Research Center will be closed to the public after December 23, 2017 but staff will be accessible by phone and email.

Museum of Frederick County History and Frederick County Archives & Research Center Admission Prices

Adult: $8.00

Senior (60+): $7.00

Child (6-16): $6.00

Children under 5 are FREE

Heritage Frederick Members: FREE

Discounts

AAA Members: $1.00 Off

Active Military (with ID): $2.00 Off

Student (with ID): $2.00 Off

Parking

 

Parking is available everyday at the Church Street Parking Garage located on 17 East Church Street.

There are metered parking spaces along Church Street which have a 2 hour limit.

Public parking is available only on the weekends in the lot between Winchester Hall and our building (on 24 East Church Street) at any of the numbered spaces that do not say “Reserved 24/7”.

Directions

 

From Washington, DC and points south:
Take I-270 North to the Maryland Route 85 (Buckeystown Pike) Exit North. Continue on Maryland Route 85 North for 1.2 miles to its junction with Maryland Route 355/South Market Street. At the traffic light turn left and continue traveling north for 1.2 miles to East Church Street. Turn right on East Church Street. The Museum of Frederick County History is located a block up on the right side of the street at 24 East Church Street.

 

From Gettysburg and points north:
Take U.S. Route 15 South to the Rosemont Street exit in Frederick. At the bottom of the ramp take a right and remain in the right lane. Continue a block to the traffic light at West Second Street (near Schifferstadt Architectural Museum). Turn right onto West Second Street and continue for .6 miles past Baker Park to South Bentz Street. Turn right on South Bentz Street and get into the left lane. Go one block to West Church Street and turn left. Continue on West Church Street (becomes East Church Street at Market Street) for four blocks. The Museum of Frederick County History is located on the right side of the street at 24 East Church Street.

 

From Baltimore and points east
Take I-70 West to the East Patrick Street/Maryland Route 144 Exit. Continue on East Patrick for 1.6 miles to North Market Street (Maryland Route 355). Turn right on North Market and continue one block to East Church Street. Turn right on East Church Street. The Museum of Frederick County History is located a block up on the right side of the street at 24 East Church Street.

 

From Hagerstown and points west:
Take I-70 East to the South Market Street/Maryland Route 355 Exit. Continue to the traffic light at South Market Street and turn right. Continue on South Market Street for 1.2 miles to East Church Street. Turn right on East Church Street. The Museum of Frederick County History is located a block up on the right side of the street at 24 East Church Street.

 

From Harpers Ferry and points southwest:
Take U.S. Route 340 East to Frederick, where it becomes Jefferson Street. Continue on Jefferson Street to the traffic light at South Street/Maryland Route 144 East. Turn right on South Street and continue for six blocks to the traffic light at South Market Street/Maryland Route 355. At South Market Street turn left and continue for four blocks to East Church Street. Turn right on East Church Street. The Museum of Frederick County History is located a block up on the right side of the street at 24 East Church Street.

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