The Museum hosts two major weekend events during the year:  a Pirate Festival in June and a Holiday Boutique and Candlelight Tour in December.

Throughout the year, the Museum holds lectures, children’s events, nature walks, and more!  Check the calendar below for dates and check each specific event page for more information.


Ellsworth B.Shank Lecture series: January 2018 – April 2018
North Park Trail Walks: Year Round

Please call the Museum or visit website for more details

April 2018:
 Museum opens to the public: (4/8)
 Annual Dinner: April 26th at the Bayou Restaurant. please call Tyler Buck at 410-939-54780 for tickets
June 2018:
  Pirate Fest Encampment: (6/23) for more info visit
October 2018:
  Museum closes for the season: (10/30)
December 2018:
 Lock House Holiday Weekend: (12/8-12/9)
    45th Annual Candlelight Tour (12/8: 4:00 to 8:00)
    Holiday Boutique (12/8: 9:00AM to 5:00PM & 12/9 noon to 5:00PM)

The Shank Series will still take place in January, February, March, and April. Dates and topics TBA.