Special Christmas Activities:
Victorian Tea at Noon
(Advance Tickets required)
Open House 2 to 4pm
FREE to public – Self-tours. Children’s Story Time at 3:30
“Nutcracker at Night”
Evening Tour of the House at 5pm and 6pm.
Tour Reservations Required
$5 adults/ $3 children
Heritage Association Heritage House Tour
2 to 6pm (Advance Tickets Required)
December 3rd to December 21st: Tuesdays to Fridays open 10 to 4 with last tour at 3.
Saturday Dec. 7: open 10 am with last tour at 1:00pm
December 14: open 10:00 am with last tour at 1:00pm
December 28: 3pm to 5pm
January 2, 3, 4: open at 10 am with last tour at 2:00pm
Discounted Christmas Price:
$5 adults, $3 children. Call for group discounts.
We suggest guests call in advance during week due to scheduled group tours.
The museum also hosts the following on a monthly basis:
The fourth Friday tea social is held the fourth Friday of each month from
11:00-1:00. The speaker is first followed by a luncheon tea.
Advance ticket purchase is required.
Day In A One Room School - Amber Butcher
Treasures Roadshow Sign Up
Twelve Days of Christmas - Brenda Roby
Presenting The Allegany County Historical Society's
Christmas 2013 theme: The Nutcracker Suite
A Victorian Christmas Tea
Friday, December 6th, at 12 p.m. Come enjoy a scrumptious tea & lunch buffet with a music program. Reservations requested. Tickets $25.00
Christmas Open House
On Saturday, December 7th, from 2-4 p.m come see the decorated Gordon-Roberts House and enjoy walk-through tours and festivities! A Children's Christmas Story Reading will take place at 3:30, read by a local Children's Librarian. Cookies and cocoa will be served in the Dining Room.
Tickets for all special events must be purchased in advance. Please contact us
through the information below.
The Gordon - Roberts House
218 Washington Street
Cumberland, MD 21502
The Union Grove One Room School was recently restored by the Allegany County Historical Society with a grant from the Maryland Historic Trust. The school
is used to give schoolchildren the opportunity to experience a day in a one room school. For additional information contact the Historical Society at 301-777-8678.