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10 Facts About Maryland's History

To celebrate Maryland Day, let’s take a look at a few cool facts about our great state.

  1. In 1830 the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Company built the first railroad station in Baltimore.
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Happy 381st Birthday, Maryland!

Today is the 381st birthday of our state! Get the history and read more about a “free” event to celebrate Maryland’s birthday party.

It all started in March 1634, when the Ark and the Dove from England sailed up our Chesapeake Bay. 87 more words


Maryland Day 2015 Events - Maryland Archives - First Event of Two

This year the theme of Maryland Day was “Picture Yourself in History“.  I visited the Maryland State Archives, the state’s official preservation site, which had some exciting exhibits and activities celebrating the history of the state.   91 more words


Maryland Day 2015

This weekend Maryland is celebrating Maryland Day 2015.  There are many activities throughout the state and what a nice weekend to get out and enjoy and create art around the Chesapeake Bay. 19 more words


Pianists and Theater Actors Please the Crowd at Maryland Day Performances

Sarah Barham couldn’t resist when she saw the piano sitting just inside the main entrance of the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at Maryland Day — she had to play it. 481 more words


Maryland Day 2014

On Saturday, April 26, The East Asia and Gordon W. Prange Collections welcomed over 300 visitors to the 4th floor of Hornbake Library North for East Asian Crafts and a Chinese Calligraphy/Brush Painting Demonstration for the 16th annual… 217 more words


Fun at the Fountain Always a Hit at Maryland Day!

More than 80,000 campus visitors made Maryland Day a huge success! The sun, beautiful weather, and 100s and 100s of floating red & black turtles helped with that, too. 97 more words