Museum Ramble is May 1 and 2

April 29, 2010

Washington County's seventh annual Museum Ramble is scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 1, and Sunday, May 2. Many of the 20 Washington County museums and historic sites will allow visitors free admission, and many have special events planned for the weekend.

Selected museums and sites participating in the Museum Ramble are:

o Boonsborough Museum of History, 113 N. Main St., Boonsboro, 301-432-6969

o Bowman House and Boonsboro Historical Society, 323 N. Main St., Boonsboro, 301-432-8410

o Discovery Station and Hagerstown Aviation Museum, 101 West Washington St., Hagerstown, 301-790-0076

o Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum, Antietam Station, Sharpsburg, 301-432-6239

o Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagers-town, 301-739-4665

o Jonathan Hager House and Museum, City Park, Hagerstown, 301-739-8393

o The Mansion House, City Park, Hagerstown, 301-797-6813

o Miller House and Washington County Historical Society, 135 W. Washington St., Hagerstown, 301-797-8782


o Pry House Field Hospital Museum, 18906 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg, 301-695-1864

o Hagerstown Railroad Museum, City Park, Hagerstown

o Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown, 301-739-5727

o Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, 7 miles south of Interstate 70, 240-313-2839

o Washington Monument State Park and Museum, atop South Mountain off Alternate U.S. 40 near Boonsboro, 301-791-4767

o Williamsport Town Museum, 14 Springfield Lane, Williamsport, 301-223-5854 or 301-223-7229

o Woodmont Lodge, 11761 Woodmont Road, off Interstate 68, west of Hancock, 301-842-2155

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