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For more information about any of these events, please call our Event Reservations and Information Line: 410-267-7619.

Refund Policy: Tickets to Historic Annapolis events are nonrefundable unless otherwise stated. Historic Annapolis will refund all prepayments if it cancels a program.

Saturday, July 18, 2015
Archaeology of Historic Annapolis
Historic Annapolis Museum, 99 Main Street
Come learn about the archaeology that has been down at the William Paca House, the James Brice House and at 99 Main Street. How do broken artifacts tell us about the people who lived and worked in these buildings? Hands-on activities will teach not only how we do archaeology but also how we can uncover hidden stories.
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
$5 per person, preregistration is encouraged
To register for this event, please click here.

Saturday, August 15, 2015
Pirates of the Chesapeake Family Program
James Brice House, 42 East Street
Arrghh! Pirates were a real concern to many ships sailing in the Chesapeake Bay during the 19th and 19th centuries. Come learn about some of these infamous people through a variety of hands-on activities!
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$5 per person, advanced registration recommended
To register, please click here.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
The Servant of Two Masters
The Courtyard at Reynolds Tavern, 7 Church Circle
Join Historic Annapolis and the Annapolis Shakespeare Company in the Courtyard of Reynold's Tavern for a chance to see this critically acclaimed adaptation of the comic play, The Servant of Two Masters.

Carlo Goldoni's 18th-century farces follows Tuffaldino, a minion who tries to double his earnings by working for two bosses. Things don't go as planned, of course. Mistaken identities and missed connections lead to all manner of tomfoolery.

This exclusive performance will include a reception beforehand with drinks and light hors d'oeuvres. Food will be available for purchase from the menu during the performance. Funds raised from this event will support the Historic Annapolis Intern Program.
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30-7:15 | Reception
7:30-9:30 | Performance
$50 per person, to register please click here.

Saturday, September 19, 2015
Games in the Garden Family Program
William Paca House and Garden, 186 Prince George Street
Come learn many different lawn, card and board games from the 18th century! Costumed living historians will help engage visitors of all ages.
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost included in general admission for the house and garden.

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Blazers Bourbon Cigars
William Paca House and Garden, 186 Prince George Street
The second annual Blazers. Bourbon. Cigars will be held on September 24th, 2015 at the Historic William Paca House & Garden.
Both longtime residents and newcomers will come together to enjoy a fun filled evening with blazers, bourbon and cigars. This event was established to provide a premier Gentlemen’s only evening in Annapolis with wonderful food, drinks, cigars and clothiers, from both local and afar.This will be a gathering of the “who’s who” in Annapolis, including local residents, as well as those traveling from surrounding areas such as Washington, Baltimore, and the Eastern Shore.
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
To register:
Host Committee (full benefits listed here)
VIP Admission
General Admission ($75 full price after 8/15)

Friday, November 06, 2015
Annapolis by Candlelight

On November 6th and 7th, let historic Annapolis introduce you to some of the city's finest architecture in this annual walking tour of private homes.
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
$35 General Admission
$30 for HA Members and Volunteers
All tickets $40 after November 2nd
To purchase tickets (which are valid for both nights), please click here

Saturday, November 21, 2015
A Taste of History: Colonial Foods
William Paca House and Garden, 186 Prince George Street
Come explore the tastes and smells of colonial foods through colonial ingredients and recipes. The program includes a make and take activity that will bring colonial foods to your own kitchen!
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$5 per person, advanced registration recommended
To register, please click