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Historical Society of Baltimore County


9811 Van Buren Lane
Cockeysville, MD 21030

Contact Information

Our library is open on Fridays from 12 noon to 4 pm and Saturdays from 10 am to 2 pm, or by appointment. Our museum space is currently under renovation. Please consult our website or Facebook page for information about future museum openings and for program schedules and details.


Additional Information

The Historical Society of Baltimore County's mission is to collect, preserve and interpret the rich history of Baltimore County for the education and enjoyment of present and future generations. Incorporated in 1959, the Society is the only organization dedicated to preserving and promoting Baltimore County history in its entirety. We offer presentations, workshops, publications, historical tours, and exhibits. We also offer weekly hours at our library for those who wish to research their family history, historic properties, economic development, neighborhoods, community groups, and other aspects of County history. We collect research and cultural materials related to Baltimore County heritage and partner with other organizations to make sure the future will be well-informed by the past.


Nearby Accommodations

Oregon Ridge Park, Beach and Conference Center

13401 Beaver Dam Road
Cockeysville, MD 21030


Nearby Restaurants

The Oregon Grille

1201 Shawan Road
Hunt Valley, MD 21030