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

Popular Programs

Festival of Trees: November 23, 2018–December 8, 2018 

Experience the historic 1820 residence transformed for the season with twinkling lights, wreaths and trees decorated by local individuals, businesses and nonprofits. Vote for your favorite!

Festival of Trees is open Wednesday-Saturday 10am to 4pm and Sunday 1pm to 4pm. Special Holiday Admission: $4 per person.  Tickets to vote for your favorite tree are $1 per ticket.


Museums By Candlelight: December 8, 2018 (12:00-7:00-pm)

Join us at the Museum of Frederick County History for some holiday cheer. Hear the tales of historic holiday and winter traditions of Frederick County and their residents as you explore the museum. Then take part in Festival of Trees by voting for your favorite.

For the young and young at heart, join us for Cocoa with Santa from 2-4 pm. Santa Claus will be visiting the museum and is eager to meet our young visitors and listen to Christmas lists. All are welcome to partake in seasonal treats, crafts and games. Program is FREE for all to enjoy.



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Bridging Frederick County's past with its present and future