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December 2014
A Carroll's Christmas
November 22, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Thursday - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Escape the hustle and bustle of the holiday season and experience a colonial American Christmas with the Carroll family at Mount Clare Museum House. See Mount Clare decorated for the winter holiday in traditional 18th and 19th century style with greens and dried plant materials accented with fruits, nuts, feathers and pine cones. A visual delight - all included with paid admission! Click here to download a flyer.

Open House Colonial Christmas at Mount Clare
Saturday, December 6
10:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.
Entertainment, tour and greens sale

Experience the holidays of years past at Mount Clare Museum House's annual winter celebration. Special programs include live musical performances by the Monumental City Ancient Fife and Drum Corps. Purchase your fresh cut greens in the forecourt for holiday decorating. Looking for the perfect gift? The museum store is filled with holiday merchandise to satisfy your holiday shopping list. Fun for the whole family! Members free; non-members $7.00 per person.

January 2015
Margaret Carroll's Birthday Celebration Month
Thursday - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Margaret Carroll was the first lady of Mount Clare Mansion and celebrated her birthday in January. Visitors with a January birthday will be offered FREE admission to Mount Clare Museum all month!

History Alive! Electrifying Colonial Science
Saturdays, January 3 & 17
12:00pm & 2:00pm

Families are transported back in time to the 1750's to recreate several of the electrical experiments that made Ben Franklin famous. A costumed interpreter will safely guide visitors through the experiments. Following this special living history program,visitors may make and take home an 18th century toy. $4 members;$8 nonmembers. Recommended for ages 6-12.Space is limited;pre-paid reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations call Steven Madewell at 410-752-2462, ext. 209 or email at: education@mountclare.org

February 2015
African American History Month

Visit Mount Clare during the month of February in honor of African American History Month. Tours will focus on the contribution of enslavedblacks to Mount Clare.

Underground Railroad for Kids
Saturday, Febuary 7
2:00 p.m.

Learn about the Underground Railroad and how enslaved persons escaped using the stars as their guides. During this interactive program we will read Follow the Drinking Gourd, develop our own secret code and make a constellation scope.






Tea with American Girl Addy
Saturday, February 28
2:00 p.m.

Join us at the Mount Clare stable on Saturday, February 28, at 2 pm for tea time with American Girl Addy Walker. In the summer of 1864 Addy andher mom escape the south and runaway to Philadelphia. Learn about her newlife as a free person in the north. Guests will enjoy hot chocolate and cookies and also make a historic craft inspired by the adventures of Addy.Bring your mom, dad, grandparent or your friend and have fun with yourfavorite doll. $10.00 non-member, $6.00 Member. Pre-paid reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations call Steven Madewell at 410-752-2462, ext. 209 or email at: education@mountclare.org

March 2015
Women's History Month
Thursday - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Visit Mount Clare Museum House during the month of March as we celebrate Women's History Month. Explore the role of women during the colonial period.




Charles Carroll, Barrister's Birthday Celebration Month
Thursday - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Charles Carroll Barrister was the original proprietor of Mount Clare Mansion and celebrated his birthday in March. Visitors with a birthday in March will be offered FREE admission at Mount Clare Museum House all month!

History Alive! Colonial Surveying
Saturdays, March 7 & 14
12:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m.

Join interpreters in period clothing to explore the important role of surveyors and surveying in 18th century Maryland society. Run survey lines with 18th century surveying equipment & techniques. Discover the beauty of applied mathematics!




Tea with American Girl Felicity
Saturday, March 21
2:00 p.m.

Join us at the Mount Clare Stable on Sunday, March 21, at 2pm for tea time with American Girl Felicity Merriman. During 1774 Felicity is learning to become a proper gentlewoman while maintaining her independent spirit. Learn about her life in Williamsburg, Virginia on the eve of the American Revolution. Guest will enjoy hot chocolate and cookies and also make a historic craft inspired by the adventures of Felicity. Bring your mom, dad, grandparent or your friend and have fun with your favorite doll. $10.00 non-member, $6.00 Member. Pre-paid reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations call Steven Madewell at 410-752-2462, ext. 209 or email at: education@mountclare.org

April 2015
Treasure Box Family Workshop
Saturday, April 11
2:00 p.m.

Make a treasure box to hold your own collection. In this family workshop participants will learn everything they need to know to start a found object treasure box. Guest will get to make their own box to take home to start their collections. $10.00 non-member, $6.00 Member. Pre-paid reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations call Steven Madewell at 410-752-2462, ext. 209 or email at: education@mountclare.org




Homeschool History Day
Tuesday, April 14
10:00 a.m.

Homeschool students will participate in the ultimate colonial experience. Students will tour the mansion, visit with a costumed interpreter, play 18th century games and make a craft to take home. $8 per child.Recommended for ages 6 to 12.Pre-paid reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations call Steven Madewell at 410-752-2462, ext. 209 or email at: education@mountclare.org




History Alive! Enlist in the Colonial Militia!
Saturday, April 18
1:00 p.m.

Join the militia and help preserve our liberty! Children can enlist today.

May 2015
Poor Richard's Friday: Enjoy Half-price Admission to the Museum!
May 1
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Visitors of Mount Clare Museum House receive half-off admission the first Friday of the month. See Maryland's first house museum and the oldest and finest example of colonial Georgian architecture in the city.

Mother's Day Tea
Saturday, May 9
2:00 p.m.

Treat your mom to an afternoon tea and tour at Mount Clare Museum House. Tour Mount Clare Museum house at 2 p.m. and then enjoy a traditional 3:00 p.m. tea accompanied with finger sandwiches and baked goods at the Mount Clare Stable. $15 per person.Prepaid reservations required by calling Steven Madewell at 410-752-2462, x 209 or email at: education@mountclare.org

Mother's Day
Sunday, May 10
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

On this special day, Mount Clare Museum House offers half priced admission tours for mothers, mother- in-laws, grandmothers or any other special ladies in your life.

New and Improved Family Tour & Colonial Lawn Games!
Saturday, May 16
1:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 17
1:00 p.m.

Every first and third weekend join us for a family tour of Mount Clare Museum House and learn to play 18th century games on the lawn - all included with paid admission.

Colonial Craftsman Series: Brickmaking!
Saturday, May 23
12:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m.

Join our interpreters in period attire for a truly hands-on adventure. Visitors can use traditional tools and techniques to make clay bricks by hand, and experience some of the working conditions endured by colonial servants and craftsmen. Visitors can personalize their brick and take it home. $4 members; $8 nonmembers. Recommended for ages 6+. Space is limited;.pre-paid reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations call Steven Madewell at 410-752-2462, ext. 209 or email at: education@mountclare.org

Blue Star Museum
May 30 - September 1
Thursday - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

During this time Mount Clare Museum House offers free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families. The free admission program is available to any bearer of a Geneva Convention Common Access Card (CAC), a DD Form 1173, or a DD Form 1173-1, which includes active duty military and five immediate family members, Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, National Guard, and Reserve.

June 2015
Poor Richard's Friday: Enjoy Half-price Admission to the Museum!
Friday, June 5
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Visitors of Mount Clare Museum House receive half-off admission the first Friday of the month. See Maryland's first house museum and the oldest and finest example of colonial Georgian architecture in the city.

Tour Dem Parks, Hon!
Sunday, June 14
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Ride your bike to benefit Baltimore City Parks. Ride begins and ends in Carroll Park at the Mount Clare Stable. A barbeque with live jazz follows the ride. Register online at www.tourdemparks.org or email info@tourdemparks.org. Sponsored by the Mayor's Bicycle Advisory Committee, The Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks, and the Department of Planning/Office of Sustainability.

New and Improved Family Tour & Colonial Lawn Games!
Saturday, June 20
1:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 21
1:00 p.m.

Join us for a family tour of Mount Clare Museum House and learn to play 18th century games on the lawn - all included with paid admission.

July 2015
Poor Richard's Friday: Enjoy Half-price Admission to the Museum!
Friday, July 5
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Visitors of Mount Clare Museum House receive half-off admission the first Friday of the month. See Maryland's first house museum and the oldest and finest example of colonial Georgian architecture in the city.

Patriot's Day Celebration
Sunday, July 5
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Learn about Charles Carroll Barrister's role in America's freedom and make a patriotic themed craft all included with paid admission.

New and Improved Family Tour & Colonial Lawn Games!
Saturday, July 19
1:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 20
1:00 p.m.

Join us for a family tour of Mount Clare Museum House and learn to play 18th century games on the lawn - all included with paid admission.

August 2015
Poor Richard's Friday: Enjoy Half-price Admission to the Museum!
Friday, August 7
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Visitors of Mount Clare Museum House receive half off admission the first Friday of the month. See Maryland's first museum house and one of the oldest and finest examples of colonial Georgian architecture in the city.

New and Improved Family Tour & Colonial Lawn Games!
Saturday, August 15
1:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 16
1:00 p.m.

Every first and third weekend join us for a family tour of Mount Clare Museum House and learn to play 18th century games on the lawn - all included with paid admission.

Stitching with Mary Clare
Saturday, August 22
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Step back in time for a colonial encounter as you enter the world of Mary Clare Carroll. Mary Clare Carroll was the sister of Charles Carroll, Barrister, who was the builder of MountClareMansion in 1760. Participants will tour the 1760 mansion and learn what life was like for children living and working in colonial Baltimore. At the Mount Clare Stable participate in Colonial games and learn some of the sewing skills that would have been part of Mary Clare's education. Each participant will take home their sewing project. Held at the Mount Clare Stable. $10 per person.

September 2015
Boy & Girl Scout Colonial Encounter Month
Thursday - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

During the month of September, any boy or girl scout in uniform who visits Mount Clare Museum House receives $1.00 off regular admission. Take advantage of additional savings and reserve your scout group of 20 or more by contacting the Education Director at 410-837-3262 x 105 or education@mountclare.org

Poor Richard's Friday: Enjoy Half-price Admission to the Museum!
September 4
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Visitors of Mount Clare Museum House receive half off admission the first Friday of the month. See Maryland's first museum house and one of the oldest and finest examples of colonial Georgian architecture in the city.

Grandparents Day Tea
Sunday, September 6
2:00 p.m.

Treat your grandparents to an afternoon tea and tour at Mount Clare Museum House. Tour the Mount Clare mansion at 2:00 p.m., and then sit down for a satisfying afternoon tea at 3 o'clock. Enjoy an array of finger sandwiches and desserts along with a nice refreshing English tea at Mount Clare Stable. $15 per person.Pre-paid reservations required by calling 410-837-3262, ext. 105.

New and Improved Family Tour & Colonial Lawn Games!
Saturday, September 19
1:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 20
1:00 p.m.

Every first and third weekend join us for a family tour of Mount Clare Museum House and learn to play 18th century games on the lawn - all included with paid admission.

Smithsonian Museum Day
Saturday, September 26
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Mount Clare Museum House participates in the Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day network by offering free admission to ticket holders. Official tickets available at www.smithsonianmag.org/museumday beginning July 1.

October 2015
Poor Richard's Friday: Enjoy Half-price Admission to the Museum!
October 2
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Visitors of Mount Clare Museum House receive half off admission the first Friday of the month. See Maryland's first museum house and one of the oldest and finest examples of colonial Georgian architecture in the city.

Civil War Encampment Weekend: Mustering out the 1st Maryland
Saturday, October 3
Sunday, October 4
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Experience a Civil War encampment at Camp Carroll, Baltimore's largest Union encampment during the American Civil War. Take a tour of Mount Clare Museum House and learn its history during the War. Young visitors will enjoy a hands-on civil war trunk show at 1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. - all included as part of Free Fall Baltimore.Free Fall Baltimore 2013 is made possible by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, the Baltimore Office of Promotion &The Arts, and the generous contributions of The Abell Foundation, Corrigan Sports / The Under Armour Baltimore Marathon, Joseph and Harvey Meyerhoff Family Charitable Funds and The William G. Baker, Jr. Memorial Fund, creator of www.bakerartistawards.org

Homeschool History Day
Wednesday, October 14
10:00 a.m.

Homeschool students will participate in the ultimate colonial experience. Students will tour the mansion, visit with a costumed interpreter, play 18th century games and make a craft to take home. $8 per child.Recommended for ages 6 to 12.Pre-paid reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations call Steven Madewell at 410-752-2462, ext. 209 or email at: education@mountclare.org

New and Improved Family Tour & Colonial Lawn Games!
Saturday, October 17
1:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 18
1:00 p.m.

Every first and third weekend join us for a family tour of Mount Clare Museum House and learn to play 18th century games on the lawn - all included with paid admission.

Tea with American Girl Felicity
Saturday, October 17
2:00 p.m.

Join us at the Mount Clare Stable on Saturday, October 17at 2pm for tea time with American Girl Felicity Merriman. During 1774 Felicity is learning to become a proper gentlewoman while maintaining her independent spirit. Learn about her life in Williamsburg, Virginia on the eve of the American Revolution. Guest will enjoy hot chocolate and cookies and also make a historic craft inspired by the adventures of Felicity. Bring your mom, dad, grandparent or your friend and have fun with your favorite doll. $10.00 non-member, $6.00 Member. Pre-paid reservations are required. For more information or to make reservations call Steven Madewell at 410-752-2462, ext. 209: education@mountclare.org.

November 2015
Poor Richard's Friday: Enjoy Half-price Admission to the Museum!
November 6
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Visitors of Mount Clare Museum House receive half off admission the first Friday of the month. See Maryland's first museum house and one of the oldest and finest examples of colonial Georgian architecture in the city.

History Alive! Meet the Enemy: British Marines in the Chesapeake!
Saturday, November 14
1:00 p.m.

Join the militia and help preserve our liberty! Children can enlist today and participate in hands on activities!

A Carroll's Christmas
November 20, 2015 - December 31, 2015
Thursday - Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Escape the hustle and bustle of the holiday season and experience a colonial American Christmas with the Carroll family at Mount Clare Museum House. See Mount Clare decorated for the winter holiday in traditional 18th and 19th century style with greens and dried plant materials accented with fruits, nuts, feathers and pine cones. A visual delight - all included with paid admission!

December 2015
Open House Colonial Christmas at Mount Clare
Saturday, December 5
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Entertainment, tour and greens sale

Experience the holidays of years past at Mount Clare Museum House's annual winter celebration. Special programs include live musical performances by the Monumental City Ancient Fife and Drum Corps. Purchase your fresh cut greens in the forecourt for holiday decorating. Looking for the perfect gift? The museum store is filled with holiday merchandise to satisfy your holiday shopping list. Fun for the whole family! Members free; non-members $5.00 per person.

 
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Programs added throughout the year, please check back!
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