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John Shaw Walking Tour

Event Date:  April 6, 2019 - 10:00am - April 7, 2019 - 12:00pm Presented by the Hammond-Harwood House Museum. This tour explores the fascinating life of acclaimed 18th century Scottish born cabinet maker John Shaw. The tour visits his workshop, church, and the homes of his clients. The tour meets at the Old Treasury Building in State Circle. Difficulty level out of 10- 4, some steps required. (Tour meets at the Old Treasury Building in State Circle) $15 per person/$10 Members For reservations, please call 410-263-4683×10 or email [email protected] Location Old Treasury Building State Cir, Annapolis, MD. 21401 United States See map: Google Maps

Holiday Teas

Event Date:  December 15, 2019 - 2:00pm See Montpelier decorated for the holidays, shop the Artists’ Boutique, and enjoy a prix fixe menu of fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas, all served on china and tiered stands. Reservations and advance payment required by Wednesday, December 11, 2019! Call 301-377-7817 (no e-mail reservations please). Ages: All ages are welcome Cost: Adult: $30 (+ tax); Friend of Montpelier: $26 (+ tax), includes gratuity & self-guided mansion tour. Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Holiday Teas

Event Date:  December 15, 2019 - 11:00am See Montpelier decorated for the holidays, shop the Artists’ Boutique, and enjoy a prix fixe menu of fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas, all served on china and tiered stands. Reservations and advance payment required by Wednesday, December 11, 2019! Call 301-377-7817 (no e-mail reservations please). Ages: All ages are welcome Cost: Adult: $30 (+ tax); Friend of Montpelier: $26 (+ tax), includes gratuity & self-guided mansion tour. Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Holiday Teas

Event Date:  December 14, 2019 - 2:00pm See Montpelier decorated for the holidays, shop the Artists’ Boutique, and enjoy a prix fixe menu of fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas, all served on china and tiered stands. Reservations and advance payment required by Wednesday, December 11, 2019! Call 301-377-7817 (no e-mail reservations please). Ages: All ages are welcome Cost: Adult: $30 (+ tax); Friend of Montpelier: $26 (+ tax), includes gratuity & self-guided mansion tour. Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Holiday Teas

Event Date:  December 14, 2019 - 11:00am See Montpelier decorated for the holidays, shop the Artists’ Boutique, and enjoy a prix fixe menu of fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas, all served on china and tiered stands. Reservations and advance payment required by Wednesday, December 11, 2019! Call 301-377-7817 (no e-mail reservations please). Ages: All ages are welcome Cost: Adult: $30 (+ tax); Friend of Montpelier: $26 (+ tax), includes gratuity & self-guided mansion tour. Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Silver and Sangria

Event Date:  November 16, 2019 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm Before the holidays get into full swing, indulge a cup of cheer and make a luxurious gift for someone on your list (or keep it for yourself!). Silver Artist Michelle Arsenault teaches you to make your own silver jewelry with Precious Metal Clay, made from reclaimed silver. Beginners welcome! Reservations and advanced payment required. Call 301-377-7817 for information and to RSVP! Ages: 18 and older Cost: Adult: $40 http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=7401&month=11&year=2019&day=16&calT... Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Artists' Boutique

Event Date:  Repeats every week until Fri Dec 27 2019 except Wed Nov 06 2019, Wed Nov 13 2019, Wed Nov 20 2019, Wed Nov 27 2019, Thu Nov 28 2019, Wed Dec 04 2019, Wed Dec 11 2019, Wed Dec 18 2019, Wed Dec 25 2019. November 4, 2019 - 11:00am - December 27, 2019 - 4:00pm Shop for original ornaments and quality crafts made by local artists. Perfect for unique holiday gifts. Ages: All ages are welcome Cost:FREE to enter! http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=7355&month=11&year=2019&day=4&calTy... Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Preservation Workshop and Informal Appraisal

Event Date:  November 2, 2019 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm Join appraiser Todd Peenstra and Collections Manager Joseph Sherren to get an appraisal of your small, decorative historical objects, and learn how to properly care for them. For larger items, please bring a photograph. Reservations required. Call 301-377-7817 to RSVP. Due to limited space, only 5 items per person allowed. Ages: 18 and older Cost: $5 donation requested. http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=7331&month=11&year=2019&day=2&calTy... Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Tea with the Dearly Departed

Event Date:  October 19, 2019 - 5:00pm Wear a costume or come as you are! Tearoom will be decorated in eerie décor. Enjoy a prix fixe menu of fine finger sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and pastries, buttery scones, and your choice of two quality loose leaf teas, all served on china and tiered stands. Reservations and advance payment required by Wednesday, October 16, 2019! Call 301-377-7817 (no e-mail reservations please). Ages: 18 and older Cost: Adult: $30 (+ tax); Friend of Montpelier: $26 (+ tax), includes gratuity & self-guided mansion tour. Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps

Hidden Spaces Tour - October

Event Date:  October 6, 2019 - 4:00pm Ever wonder what’s behind the doors that say “Staff Only” and “Do Not Enter”? See spaces seldom open to the public, and learn about changes over its 235-year history. Tour includes narrow winding staircases and optional step ladders. Older clothes and comfortable shoes recommended. Reservations required. Space is limited - call 301-377-7817 today! Ages: 16 and older Cost: Adult: $15; Friend of Montpelier & active-duty military: $10. http://pgparks.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=7312&month=10&year=2019&day=6&calTy... Location Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site 9650 Muirkirk Rd Laurel, Maryland 20708 United States See map: Google Maps