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Schifferstadt Architectural Museum

Regular Hours and Special Events

The Schifferstadt Architectural Museum, a unique example of a 1758 German Colonial home, is perhaps the oldest known free-standing building in the city of Frederick, Maryland. Its interesting architectural features and heritage garden offer a rare venue for educational events and experiences for students, historians, architects, and others interested in learning more about the history of Frederick from the time of the French and Indian War to the present.

front of Schifferstadt


Regular Hours and Special Events

The museum is open weekends 1pm - 4pm starting on the second Saturday in April and ending on the second Saturday in December.

Special events are scheduled throughout the year, many highlighting the history of Frederick during the 18th Century.

For further information about tours or educational events please call 301-663-3885.

The museum has been the host to a variety of educational programs. Periodically we host events that are free and educational.

christina lecture


Woman Outdoors

Schifferstadt Garden

Cooking at campfire


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