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Revolutionary Annapolis Walking Tour

Event Date:  September 17, 2016 - 10:30am - 1:00pm Walk in the footsteps of patriot leader William Paca as you follow his dramatic personal and political story through the revolutionary era. Learn how a promising young lawyer became a rebel, a revolutionary, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, and the Governor of Maryland. This 90-minute guided walking tour begins at the William Paca House and ends at the Maryland State House, with stops at ten other historic sites along the way. Cost: $12 General Admission; $10 HA Members and Volunteers Time: Tours offered at 10:30 am and 1:00 pm Location William Paca House and Garden 186 Prince George Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Historic Hauntings Tours

Event Date:  Repeats every week on October every Friday and every Saturday until Sat Oct 29 2016 . September 30, 2016 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm This October, instead of heading to the usual “haunted house” full of hokey tricks, come with Historic Annapolis and Watermark on a ghost tour of Maryland’s capital city. This special Historic Hauntings tour takes guests inside the James Brice House, one of Annapolis’s most storied old mansions, and into its “Parlour,” where many entered but some never escaped alive. Only our ghoulish guides can bring you inside this imposing brick home after dark. No October visit to Annapolis is complete without a haunted tale or two! Location Historic Annapolis Museum 99 Main Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

ArchiTrex Tours

Event Date:  Repeats every 2 weeks until Sat Sep 24 2016 . August 13, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:00pm The historic district of Annapolis is a museum without walls, a treasure trove of architecture and preservation. Celebrate and learn about the city’s most notable and celebrated examples of 17th and 18th Century architecture with ArchiTrex, a two-hour walking tour developed and led by local architects. Cost: $22 Adults; $14 Children 3-11 Location City Dock Information Booth 1 Dock Street Annapolis, MD United States See map: Google Maps

Whitehall Tours

Event Date:  Repeats every month on the second Sunday until Sun Oct 09 2016 . July 10, 2016 - 12:00pm - 4:30pm Join us for a tour of the colonial mansion of Horatio Sharpe, a provincial governor of Maryland. Built in 1764, the home was the residence of Governor Sharpe from 1764 until he was forced to leave Maryland at the start of the Revolution. After his departure, the home was purchased by John Ridout. It remained in the Ridout family for more than a century. Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to visit one of the most elegant mansions in the country. Tours will run every half hour beginning at 12 pm and concluding with the last tour at 4:30 pm. Cost: $20 General Admission

National Lighthouse Day and 180th Piney Point Anniversary

Event Date:  Repeats every 2 days until Sun Aug 07 2016 . August 6, 2016 - 10:00am - August 7, 2016 - 5:00pm Join us as we celebrate National Lighthouse Day Weekend! We will have local artists on site displaying their crafts for sale. On Sunday the Piney Point Lighthouse Museum will celebrate our 180th Anniversary of the constructing of the Lighthouse! Join us for cake at the Keepers Quarters! A special LEGO contest is in the works so check back for more information! For more information call the Piney Point Lighthouse Museum at 301-994-1471. The museum is located at 44720 Lighthouse Road, Piney Point, MD 20674. Location Piney Point Lighthouse Museum 44720 Lighthouse Road Piney Point, MD 20674 United States See map: Google Maps

Pirates on the Potomac

Event Date:  Repeats every 2 days until Fri Jul 22 2016 . July 23, 2016 - 9:00am - 4:00pm Pre-Registration Required (Beginning July 5th) The Piney Point Lighthouse Museum is looking for a few scurvy pirates and scalawags to participate in the annual Pirate Day on July 23th. This event is geared for little children ages 4 to 9 years old. There will be a morning session from 9 am to 12 noon and an afternoon session from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Each session will have 12 slots for ages 4 - 6 and 12 slots for ages 7 - 9. The cost to pre-register is $10 per child. Registration opens July 6th. Location Piney Point Lighthouse Museum 44720 Lighthouse Road Piney Point, MD 20674 United States See map: Google Maps

"Backstairs/Upstairs" Exclusive Tour

Event Date:  March 7, 2015 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm ~ Exclusive Tour ~ Backstairs/Upstairs Saturday, March 7, 2015 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. Once a year, the exclusive “Backstairs/Upstairs” tour of Historic Sotterley’s 1703 Plantation House is offered to a limited group of visitors. This year’s insider tour experience will take place on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. for guests to go behind the scenes, enter rooms not seen on a regular tour, and view our notable collections. Advanced Reservations Required: www.sotterley.org. $15 per person. Limited to 16 people per tour. Indoor and outdoor walking required. Location Sotterley Plantation 44300 Sotterley Lane Hollywood, MD 20636 United States See map: Google Maps

"Backstairs/Upstairs" Exclusive Tour

Event Date:  March 7, 2015 - 11:00am - 12:30pm ~ Exclusive Tour ~ Backstairs/Upstairs Saturday, March 7, 2015 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. Once a year, the exclusive “Backstairs/Upstairs” tour of Historic Sotterley’s 1703 Plantation House is offered to a limited group of visitors. This year’s insider tour experience will take place on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. for guests to go behind the scenes, enter rooms not seen on a regular tour, and view our notable collections. Advanced Reservations Required: www.sotterley.org. $15 per person. Limited to 16 people per tour. Indoor and outdoor walking required. Location Sotterley Plantation 44300 Sotterley Lane Hollywood, MD 20636 United States See map: Google Maps

Hands-On History Week

Event Date:  Repeats every day until Fri Jul 24 2015 . July 20, 2015 - 10:00am - 1:30pm Newsflash! What was making headlines 200 years ago? Find out as you spend the week learning about the up and coming news of the day with crafts, activities, games, and more. Week 2: 10am-1:30pm; Children ages 5-8 Advance payment required by July 3. Fee: Residents of Prince Georges and Montgomery Counties $18/day or $78 for all 5 days. Non-Residents $22/day or $96 for all 5 days. Location Riversdale House Museum 4811 Riverdale Road Riverdale Park, MD 20737 United States See map: Google Maps

Hands-On History Weeks

Event Date:  Repeats every day until Fri Jul 17 2015 . July 13, 2015 - 10:00am - 3:00pm Newsflash! What was making headlines 200 years ago? Find out as you spend the week learning about the up and coming news of the day with crafts, activities, games, and more. Week 1: 10am-3pm; Children ages 8-12 Advance payment required by July 1. Fee: Residents of Prince Georges and Montgomery Counties $30/day or $135 for all 5 days. Non-Residents $36/day or $144 for all 5 days. Location Riversdale House Museum 4811 Riverdale Road Riverdale Park, MD 20737 United States See map: Google Maps