Hosted by the Howard County Historical Society, the Howard County portion of the 2012 Maryland House & Garden Pilgrimage will be held on Saturday, May 19th from 10 A.M. to 5 P.M. with proceeds going to help underwrite the Society’s expenses for moving their Archives and Research Library to the new Charles M. Miller Branch Library and Historical Center.
Owners of six spectacular historic properties plus the Shrine of St. Anthony’s will open their homes and gardens to visitors on this annual self-guided tour. Advance tickets for the tour are $30 and can be purchased online at www.mhgp.org. or on the day of the tour at your first stop for $35. Tour goers can look forward to a wide range of horticultural and architectural delights as they explore the following sites.
Waverly Mansion - 2300 Waverly Mansion Drive, Marriottsville, MDOakdale - 16449 Ed Warfield Road, Woodbine, MDShrine of St. Anthony’s - 12290 Folly Quarter Road, Ellicott City, MDRichland Farm - 4730 Sheppard Lane, Clarksville, MDWhite Hall Manor - 4130 Chatham Road, Ellicott City, MDSpring Hill - 4659 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD