Like any historic area, New Windsor has its fair share of fascinating characters and stories, all of which add to the special charm of this town, making it much more than just a place to sleep at night.

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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.

Meeting Information

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


Recent Announcements

  • Basket Bag Bingo! Saturday, November 14, 2015Windsor Station at New Windsor Fire Department101 High StreetNew Windsor, Maryland  21776Admission by Ticket OnlyTo purchase tickets, contact Monica Smith at 443 ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2015, 12:04 PM by Shari McComber
  • "Time's Crossroads: The History of New Windsor, MD" Wins Emmy Award At the 54th Annual EMMY Awards of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter, "Time's Crossroads: The History of New Windsor, MD" was ...
    Posted Oct 22, 2012, 6:55 AM by Shari McComber
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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