Lantern Night at the Fire Museum of MD
Lantern Night, Oct. 25, 2014
Spend a family-friendly Halloween at the Fire Museum of Maryland in the warm glow of 19th century lanterns. Oct. 25, 2014, 6 – 8 pm.
Candle and kerosene lanterns are lit on the antique fire engines for this unique Halloween Party. By candle light and soft lighting, re-enactors in period attire share their life stories from the past two centuries. Telegraphers will help you send coded messages across the museum. Visitors can pull an alarm box and see the codes go out from one of four Telegraph and Computer Alarm Offices. There are many hands-on activities, including putting on fire gear and climbing on a 1938 fire Engine! Visitors in costume get in half price. Free parking. 1301 York Road, Lutherville, MD 21093, One Block North of the I-695, Exit 26B. For more information, call 410-321-7500 www.firemuseummd.org
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Pull an Alarm Box and see the call go out from one of four Alarm Offices, dating from 1870 to 2000.
Children can dress up in fire gear and climb on a 1938 Mack pumper in the Discovery Room.
Summer hours are Wednesday – Saturday, 10 – 4 pm, June – August.
Outside events are always free, regular admission to see the Museum,
1301 York Road, Lutherville, exit 26b, off I-695, Ample Free Parking
www.firemuseummd.org 410-321-7500 firstname.lastname@example.org
10 – 4 pm, All Year!