Welcome to The Shop at Farthing’s Ordinary!
The Shop at Farthing’s Ordinary is an emporium of distinctive gift items. Browse through our collection of enlightening books penned by HSMC employees, locally crafted jewelry, toys, household items, Maryland-inspired fashion accessories, and a plethora of other fascinating products. Be sure to take a jar or two of our signature blueberry lavender jam or sample other flavors of jams, jellies, and syrups available here on your next visit.
No admission is necessary to enjoy our shopping experience.
The Shop hours vary according to the season. See below for details, or contact the Shop.
|(until December 16) Tuesday – Saturday 10 am -4 pm
December 17 – January 15: Closed
January 16 – March 10: Tuesday – Friday, 10 am – 2 pm; Saturdays, 10 am – 4 pm
|March 12 – July 1: Tuesday – Saturday, 10 am-4 pm|
|June 30 – July 2: Shop Closed|
|July 3 – September 1: Wednesday – Sunday, 10 am-4 pm|
|September 2: Shop Closed|
|September 3 – November 23: Tuesday – Saturday, 10 am-4 pm
November 21: Shop closed
If you have any questions please contact the shopkeeper at 301-994-4385 or email the Shop manager at email@example.com
Consider becoming a Museum Member! Members enjoy free admission to the museum, a 10% discount at the shop, regular updates featuring behind-the-scenes content, and discounted pricing for events. All proceeds go to support the museum’s education and research programs.