The History of the Brethren Center

NOVEMBER 16th at 7:00 PM
at 500 Main St, New Windsor, MD 21776
 for a FREE presentation on the
History of the Brethren Center by
Loretta Wolf
Brethren Service Center Director of Material Resources.A view of the Brethren Center campus, from the north, includes Old Main and the old warehouse.

QUESTIONS? Contact Shirley Coffman -

Learn MORE about the Brethren Center in
Times Crossroads,
the History of New Windsor, Maryland 
by Emmy Award winning producer, Frank Batavick.
Books are available for purchase at the New Windsor Museum!

Times Crossroads DVD case.

We try to have the Museum open on Saturdays between 10 and 1:00, but because we are all volunteers, this isn't always possible. We can open by appointment; call 301-346-0764 for more information. Wish we were open more often? Join the Committee and volunteer; we'd love to have you!


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New Windsor Middle Students on Historic Tour

Local middle school students recently used GPS devices donated by the Heart of the Civil War Heritgage Area to go on a Historic Scavenger Hunt in New Windsor, MD.


Check out our Events page for more upcoming activities and to look at our calendar.

Recent Announcements

  • History of the Brethren Center in New Windsor COMING NOVEMBER 16th, a FREE presentation on the history of the Brethren Center by Loretta, Wolf, Brethren Service Center Director of Material Resources. This FREE event will be held at ...
    Posted Sep 5, 2018, 7:49 AM by NWHC Account
  • JOIN US ! The New Windsor Heritage Committee meets every other month, on the first Monday, at 7:30 PM (the meeting is usually moved to Tuesday if the meeting date falls on ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2018, 9:41 AM by NWHC Account
  • MUSIC on the MAIN - New Windsor's Street Festival, Saturday, October 6, 2018, 1 - 7:00 PM Come visit us at the New Windsor Heritage table at Music on the Main! We'll be selling desserts and drinks, our own Emmy award winning producer, Frank Batavick, will ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2018, 9:38 AM by NWHC Account
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New Windsor Museum sign photo courtesy of Mary Briggeman


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Let one of our knowledgeable docents teach you something new about our town!

No Public Restrooms / Handicapped Parking Available

Museum Tour on DVD Upon Request

Due to the historic features of the 1812 building that houses the New Windsor Heritage Committee Museum, accessibility to guests with physical disabilities can be challenging. In order to provide the best possible experience to all guests, NWHC strives to accommodate guests with disabilities by providing alternative experiences, including a video tour, electronic records, and other accommodations to assist with guests’ special needs. With advance notice, we will make every effort to respond to special needs requests.

Contact us at 410-635-2602 or send an e-mail to


Meeting Information

Business Meetings of the New Windsor Heritage Committee typically take place the 1st Monday of each month at the Museum