Timber Framing Course: English Scribe

OVERVIEW: The majority of historic timber framed structures in the United States built before 1800 were scribed using a system brought here from the British Isles. It did not involve the use of plumb bobs, piquage, or full-size drawings lofted on a shop floor. It was...

Historic Preservation Boot Camp

Historic Preservation Boot Camp 3 Days – 8:00 am to 3:00 pm (daily) Although generally considered permanent, masonry is subject to deterioration too. Our preservation practices attempt to keep masonry structures from deteriorating further; respect the significance of...

Historic Preservation Boot Camp Workshop

Historic Preservation Boot Camp 3 Days – 8:00 am to 3:00 pm (daily) Although generally considered permanent, masonry is subject to deterioration too. Our preservation practices attempt to keep masonry structures from deteriorating further; respect the significance of...

Historic Site Maintenance Worker

Calling All Fix-It Wizards & History Heroes!   Ever dreamed of working where history comes alive? We’re seeking a skilled Maintenance Worker to join our team! If you’re passionate about preserving the past and have a knack for keeping things...

Maryland Iron Festival at Catoctin Furnace

Celebrate Frederick County’s history as an early center for iron making at this festival in the historic village of Catoctin Furnace. The Maryland Iron Festival is hosted by the Catoctin Furnace Historical Society and features blacksmithing demonstrations, live...