Keeping Taneytown’s History Alive…

2023 New Museum Exhibit

April 16 through November 19

Taneytown History Museum Hours:

Friday 10 a.m. -1 p.m. ~ Saturday & Sunday 1 – 4 p.m.


Taneytown Agri-Culture, Then and Now

****  FREE ADMISSION  ****

340 East Baltimore Street, Taneytown Maryland

Click here for more exhibit information


2023 Calendar of Events 

  • June 10            – Hudson Day at Taneytown History Museum,  Taneytown Wine & Art Festival, also at the Terra Rubra Ballpark: Car/Truck/Tractor & Artifacts Show
  • August 5           – 19th Museum Anniversary
  • September 15 – 11th Annual “One More Round for George” Golf Tournament
  • September 25 – THMA General meeting, Grace UCC
  • October 23       – THMA General meeting, Grace UCC
  • November 27    – THMA Holiday dinner & entertainment, Grace UCC
  • November 22    – December 16 – Holiday of Trees, Wreaths & Centerpieces


Museum Gift Shop items may be obtained by calling Sandy 410-756-6077, or message at museum 443-918-8687. Check “Gift Shop” in menu at top of page to see what is available and prices. Visit the gift shop during museum hours (April 16-November 19, 2023).

Amish Made Brooms are available at Crouse Ford, and Wantz Chevrolet in Taneytown, Md.

2023 Museum Ornaments, $12, available at Crouse Ford, and NWSB Bank a division of ACNB Bank in Taneytown or call numbers above for ornaments prior to 2023. For ornament pictures and more information, CLICK ON GIFT SHOP in the menu above.

Proceeds from items in the gift shop help support the museum in its endeavor to “keep Taneytown’s history alive” through displays available to the public.


Museum Newsletters are posted to this site bi-monthly.

‘Search’ Newsletters or go to the “News” in the menu at the top of this page to get your copy of the bi-monthly newsletter



Show Your Support with September 1, 2022- August 31, 2023 Annual Membership Dues… we encourage everyone to please donate $10 to become a member. Members receive the bi-monthly newsletter and also are helping support the museum, which we greatly appreciate! Membership is from September to September. Please include the Membership form 2022-23 with your check.


On the front lawn of the museum grounds, you will find the Taneytown School bell from 1900. The bell was dedicated on April 2, 2017 in honor of the late George B. Crouse and George W. Naylor, founders of the Taneytown History Museum.


Welcome to the Taneytown Heritage and Museum Association, Inc. ~ In October 2014, the Taneytown Heritage Committee, established in 1986, and the Taneytown History Museum, established in 2004, merged to form Taneytown Heritage and Museum Association, Inc.(T.H.M.A.).  T.H.M.A. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

If interested  in being a volunteer… please call Pam Reed at 410-984-2427.  As a non-profit, all volunteer organization there are many opportunities to help.


Taneytown Videos

Taneytown videos are available for viewing online at Carroll Media Center’s  playlist of Taneytown interviews. Listen to our local residents as they remember times gone past.


Look under “News” in the menu items for past newsletters and videos about the museum