Archaeological Digs

posted Jun 10, 2019, 3:09 PM by NWHC Account   [ updated Dec 3, 2019, 12:45 PM ]

Archaeological digs led by teacher Lisa Macurak continue to take place in town. All students age 11 or older are welcome to participate.  Be prepared to get dirty! For more information, and for upcoming dig/archiving dates, email

Annual Ornament Giveaway & Book Signing/Sale

posted Sep 10, 2015, 11:50 AM by NWHC Account   [ updated Dec 3, 2019, 12:44 PM ]

The New Windsor Museum will be open from 11:00 - 1:00 on Saturday, December 21st for our annual ornament giveaway. Come in and get a FREE New Windsor-themed holiday ornament! While you're there, meet Emmy Award winning producer and author, Frank Batavick, who will be on hand to sign personalized, autographed copies of his book: Times Crossroads, The History of New Windsor, Maryland. The books are $15, and copies will be available for a special sale price to folks who purchase the book!

VOLUNTEER - Get Community Service Hours!

posted Jun 6, 2015, 12:04 PM by NWHC Account   [ updated Dec 12, 2017, 7:18 AM ]

The New Windsor Heritage Committee is a 501 (c) (3) tax exempt organization; therefore we are a suitable organization for students looking to complete their community service hours.
Volunteer opportunities include:
  • Being a docent at the museum
  • Helping to catalog the collections
  • Working at special events
  • Helping with the archeological dig

And MORE! Interested?  Call and leave a message at 410-635-2602 or email us at


posted Oct 22, 2012, 6:54 AM by NWHC Account   [ updated Mar 24, 2018, 9:48 AM ]

We are raising funds to complete the purchase of our building at 207 Main Street. Our goal is $100,000, and through the generosity of our members we are almost half-way there. With the funds raised we will:◦Purchase the building
◦Install an ADA accessible bathroom and water fountain
◦Modify an entrance for ADA compliance
◦Protect our collection with UV window film
◦Create a building maintenance fund
◦Work with educators to create a local history curriculum
◦Continue financial support for middle school archaeological digs

Won’t you help? We are a 501 (c) (3) tax exempt organization, and all contributions are tax deductible. Remember, it is through your generosity that the mission and operations of the NWHC will be allowed to continue, serving the citizens of Carroll County and the students of our local schools. Donate today to keep our proud heritage alive for future generations. The good you do could last longer than the here and now.

Need more information? Contact NWHC Treasurer, Monica Smith, 443-929-6447.

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