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March Open House at the Silver Spring B&O Station (cancelled for interior repairs)

Silver Spring Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Station 8100 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD, United States

We will reopen for the April Open House. We look forward to seeing you then! Open House Co-Hosted by Montgomery Preservation & Silver Spring Historical Society! mpi@montgomerypreservation.org  https://www.facebook.com/sshistory/ Day of Open House: 301-495-4915 This station is a Montgomery County Historic Site, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and a gem in Silver Spring’s…

All Aboard! Trailblazing Women in Transit History

National Capitol Trolley Museum 1313 Bonifant Rd, Colesville, Maryland, United States

In 1854, 101 years before Rosa Parks’ protest in Montgomery, Alabama, school teacher Elizabeth Jennings was forcibly ejected from a Third Avenue Railway Co. horse-drawn street car in New York City because she was Black.

Be a Judge for History Day

Volunteer to evaluate Montgomery County student projects - research, exhibits, performance, websites, and more.  In-person event is an "upper" for all participants!  The event is at A. Mario Loiederman Middle School, 12701 Goodhill Road in Silver Spring. Snacks and lunch will be provided. Prior experience is not necessary. View more information.

Kensington’s Warner Circle: Past, Present & Future

Kensington Historical Society 3710 Mitchell St, Kensington, MD, United States

Kensington Historical Society, a MPI member organization, will share the history of Warner Circle, the Mansion & Carriage House, park preservation efforts & Mansion development plans.

Hippity-Hop Trolley!

National Capitol Trolley Museum 1313 Bonifant Rd, Colesville, Maryland, United States

Celebrate the return of spring with a special family weekend at the National Capital Trolley Museum. Visit with a big Bunny on your street car ride, take a photo, then enjoy special family activities in the museum including crafts and a scavenger hunt.

Hippity-Hop Trolley!

Celebrate the return of spring with a special family Sunday at the National Capital Trolley Museum. Visit with a big Bunny on your street car ride, take a photo, then enjoy special family activities in the museum including crafts and a scavenger hunt.

Preservation Maryland Heritage Fund Deadline

The Heritage Fund is accepting applications through March 29. Open once a year, the fund is intended to serve the needs of tangible Maryland cultural resources that are not likely to be met through existing Preservation Maryland and Maryland Historical Trust programs. Eligible projects fall into three general categories: education & research, planning & feasibility,…

April Open House at the Silver Spring B&O Station

Silver Spring Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Station 8100 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD, United States

Step on Board! Explore Silver Spring's Historic Railroad Station! Free for All Ages: Family Friendly, Bring Your Inner Child! Special Exhibit: Rockville’s Road to Brown Learn about Montgomery County’s unique connection to Brown vs Board of Education. The road to equality in education was neither smooth nor straight. Who was William B. Gibbs, Jr. and…

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