Photo exhibit compares life in Laurel in 1910, 2010
Special Events Mar 21 & 27

The Gazette Thursday, February 18, 2010

Laurel Historical Society and Museum


March 21 - Spring Back in Time
Laurel--The Laurel Museum, 817 Main St., hosts an afternoon of fun and discovery featuring crafts, games, snacks and activities for children of all ages at the Spring Back in Time event, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., March 21. Cost is $5 per child, parents attend free. Pay at the door. Reservations required, call 301-725-7975. For more information and directions visit or call 301-725-7975.

March 27 - Night of the Comet - Laurel Historical Society Annual Gala
Laurel--The Laurel Historical Society will host their Annual Gala, 6:30 p.m., March 27, at the Carriage Room at Laurel Park Racetrack. Reservations required, call 301-725-7975 or visit Dinner, dance and a silent auction. Cost is $75 per person. The evening celebrates the year Haley's Comet streaked across the sky in 1910 and life in Laurel featured in the newest exhibit of the Laurel Museum, 817 Main Street, "Snapshots in Time: Our Community in 1910 and 2010". 

Regular Museum Hours & Arranged Tours - Free
The Laurel Museum is open Wednesday and Fridays 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., and Sundays 1:00-4:00 p.m. Group tours are available by special arrangement. Admission is free, and there is a museum gift shop on the lower level. For more information and directions visit or call 301-725-7975.