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  • Arts & Museums

    »Laurel Museum

    The Laurel Museum is set in a restored 19th-century mill worker's residence. Spread across 2590 square feet (240.62 square meters), it opened its doors in 1996. The property was bought by the city after years of neglect and was converted into a museum documenting the town's history. Get a glimpse of this Prince George's County metropolitan’s metamorphosis from 1870 to the present age through artifacts, photographs, books, tools and textiles. There is also a gift shop inside the facility. It is now run by the Laurel Historical Society.

    817 Main Street
    Laurel, MD 20707

    »National Cryptologic Museum

    This museum opened to the public in December 1993. Since then, thousands of visitors have flocked here to get a glimpse of the government's ability to protect the nation's secrets and uncover those of our enemies. At the National Cryptologic Museum, visitors learn about crucial moments in this history of American cryptology and national defense, including a rare look at the secret world of Native American 'code talkers' and the equipment that protected U.S. communications during World War II. Admission is free.

    9900 Colony 7 Road
    Annapolis, MD 20701

    »Columbia Arts Center

    Allows the community to appreciate art through classes, exhibits, and lectures.

    6100 Foreland Garth
    Columbia, Maryland 21045

    »AAHA

    The African American Museum, History and Genealogical Resource Center houses 21 exhibits which focus on Fauquier County and the African Americans from slavery to the Civil Rights movements. A reference library on site contains over 1,600 titles and the Genealogy Center houses resources necessary to document Fauquier's and surrounding Counties early African Americans, free and enslaved.

    4249 Loudoun Avenue
    Middleburg, Virginia 21098

    »Howard County Center of African-American Culture

    Rotating exhibits of African American culture in Howard County and Maryland, call for schedule.

    5434 Vantage Point Road
    Columbia, Maryland 21044

    »African Art Museum of Maryland

    The African Art Museum of Maryland has been providing the Baltimore area with access to fascinating African art and history since 1980. Besides its permanent collection, the museum also offers workshops for adults, kids, and families, outreach programs to local primary schools, lectures and an annual guided trip to Africa to experience African culture first hand. A great educational resource for people of all ages, races and cultures, the African Art Museum plays a vital role in its community. Call ahead for museum hours, as they are irregular.

    5430 Vantage Point Road
    Columbia, MD 21044

    »Bowie Railroad Station

    Bowie City, a small railroad stop of yesteryear, was originally christened Huntington City. The station, which was the focus of the town, was named after Governor Oden Bowie. Presently a museum, this venue houses an interesting collection of edifices. You will find restored railroad buildings like the waiting shed for passengers, the interlocking tower, the freight building, and the Norfolk and Western caboose from the '20s. Get a glimpse of railroad history in a unique setting.

    8614 Chestnut Avenue
    Bowie, MD 20715

    »Greenbelt Museum

    Open Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. for tours. Tours of this historic house provides visitors with a view of home life for ordinary Americans of modest means during the Great Depression and World War II.

    10B Crescent Road
    Bowie, Maryland 20770

    »National Electronics Museum

    If you're interested in electronics, you should surely make a trip to this museum at Linthicum. Check out the development of electronics in the field of defense. Apart from the learning about the gradual evolution of technology in this area, you'll also get to discover its resultant effect on commercial products. You'll also find out the major role that technology played out in the whole process. You can plan your visit on any day of the week, except Sunday. What's more, this tour of discovery is for free as there are no admission costs.

    1745 West Nursery Road
    Linthicum Heights, MD 21090

    »George Meany Memorial Archives

    Exhibits on career of Meany and other labor leaders include historic photographs, posters, and memorabilia.

    10000 New Hampshire Aveune
    Silver Spring, Maryland 20903

    »Firehouse Museum

    Old firehoues contains firefighter memorabilia, displays, uniforms, and photographs. Call for schedule.

    3829 Church Road
    Ellicott City, Maryland 21043

    »Howard County Historical Society Museum & Library

    Permanent and changing exhibits housed in the former First Presbyterian Church. A library with area material is located next door. Howard County's oldest cultural heritage institution.

    8328 Court Avenue
    Ellicott City, Maryland 21041
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