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Jul 12, 2018 | EVENTS

Check Out These Museums in Howard County

Spend the summer learning at museums in Howard County. From art to history, there’s a lot to explore all within minutes of The Vine. Try being a tourist at these museums and learn more about the county you live in.

The Museum of Howard County History

Find everything you need to know about Howard County’s history under one roof. The Museum of Howard County History tells a story of European settlement to present day. Learn about the Ellicott family, Native Americans, railroads and more. Get to this museum from The Vine within 20-25 minutes.

The African Art Museum of Maryland

Dive into the diverse cultures and art of Africa at The African Art Museum of Maryland. Located in Maple Lawn, this museum is a short bike ride from The Vine. Here you’ll explore exclusive art, with only two other museums of this kind in the U.S.

Ellicott City Firehouse Museum

Learn what it was like to fight fires in the late 19th and early 20th century. Constructed in 1889, this firehouse remained in operation until 1924. Tour this historic building in Ellicott City, 20-25 minutes from The Vine.

Baltimore & Ohio Ellicott City Station Museum

This is the oldest surviving railroad station in America, establish in 1830. Starting as a freight train, it transformed into a passenger station in the 1850s. Tour this historic railroad museum for free with just a 20 minute drive from The Vine.

You never know what you’ll discover just around the corner when you live at The Vine. We hope you feel inspired to get out and explore these museums in Howard County.

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