June 18

The Shop at Farthings Ordinary will open at noon.

On Wednesday, June 19, the museum will be closed in observance of the state holiday Juneteenth.

Hours & Tickets

Tickets may be purchased in person at The Shop at Farthing’s Ordinary or the HSMC Visitor Center. For further information, please call the Visitor Center at 301-994-4370.


Spring 2024

March 12 – June 29: Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am-4 pm
June 30 – July 2: Closed

Summer 2024

July 3 – September 1: Wednesday-Sunday, 10 am-4 pm
September 2: Closed

Fall 2024

September 3 – November 30: Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am-4 pm November 27 & 28: Closed


Ticket & Admission Prices

General Admission


Seniors (60+)
Youth (6-18 years or college ID)
Child (5 and under)

Discounted Admission:

Active-duty military

Historic St. Mary’s City is a participant in the Blue Star Museum program.  Presented by the National Endowment for the Arts and Blue Star Families,  the Blue Star Museum Program offers free admission from Armed Services Day to Labor Day for active-duty military personnel, including the National Guard and Reserves, and their families.

Senior Thursdays

Visitors ages 60 and older enjoy FREE admission on the first Thursday of each month.  

Reduced pricing

Historic St. Mary’s City is a proud participant in Museums for All, An initiative of the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Association of Children’s Museums. Those receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits) can gain free or reduced admission to more than 500 museums throughout the United States simply by presenting their EBT card. For information on Museums for All, visit https://www.museums4all.org

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Museums for All (HSMC Pricing)


Adults & Seniors (60+)
Youth (6 – 18 years)