Experience the Holidays at the historic Carroll Mansion

This December the Carroll Mansion will be decked out in its finest holiday greenery thanks to the talented members of the Mt. Washington Garden Club.

Experience the transformation first hand December 2 – 31 during regular visiting hours, a specially scheduled tour, or one of our upcoming events.

Special Events

Holiday Wreath Workshop
with Jody Jewell
December 6, 9am-11am
$35/ Guest
$30/ Museum Member

Workshop fee includes all supplies to make your own wreath, light refreshment, and a house tour.


December 9, 9am – 4:00 pm
$55/Guest, $50/Museum Member

Join the Carroll Museums and Baltimore National Heritage Area for our annual bus tour of historic Baltimore sites including the tour and lunch at the decorated Carroll Mansion.


Candlelight Tours
December 11 and 12, 5pm-8pm
Regular admission applies.

Enjoy hot cider and view the decorated Carroll Mansion by the beauty of candlelight.

Special Tours/Admission
Reserved Group Tours with Luncheon or Tea
Monday through Friday, 11am – 4pm
Reserved tours for 10 to 24 guests.
$25/ Guest Luncheon
$20/ Guest Tea

Combine a reserved private tour of the decorated Carroll Mansion with a luncheon or afternoon tea. Luncheon includes sandwich or salad, fruit, beverage and assorted desserts. Tea includes bite-sized pastries, seasonal fruit, cheeses and breads, and assorted teas. Reservations are required two weeks in advance. 410.605.2964 or email phankins@carrollmuseums.org.


Downtown Dollar Days at the Mansion
December 6 and 7 12pm – 4pm
Admission is just $1/Guest (Members are Free!)

The Carroll Museums is pleased to host Free State at the Peale, an exhibit to benefit the restoration and reopening of The Peale Museum as the Peale Center for Baltimore History and Architecture. Free State at the Peale opens Saturday, November 1, 2014, 6:30–9:30 p.m. The first hour will be a VIP champagne reception for donors. At 7:30 p.m., the public will be welcomed to the Carroll Mansion to view the artworks. Silhouette artist Lauren Muney will be on hand to cut silhouettes of guests (as was done at the original Peale Museum). 

Opening Reception for Free State at the Peale    
November 1
Free and Open to the Public (excluding VIP donor reception, 6:30- ­7:30)

On View: November 1- November 30

Free Fall Baltimore: The Phoenix Shot Tower Open House and Activities

Join Carroll Museums on Saturday, October 18th for an Open House at the Phoenix Shot Tower 10am to 4pm.

Enjoy free admission to the Tower along with hands-on crafts for the young and young at heart! Make a mask, paint a pumpkin, or even create your own paper Shot Tower lantern! Please note, crafts are available on a first come, first served basis.

For more information, click HERE.

Phoenix Shot Tower Open House and Activities: A Free Fall Baltimore Event
Where: The Phoenix Shot Tower
      Corner of E. Fayette and S. Front Streets,
      Baltimore, MD, 21202
When: Saturday, October 18th 2014, 10 am to 4 pm
Cost: FREE!
Facebook: RSVP here