Greater Baltimore History Alliance Annual Meeting Registration is Now Open!

Join us Thursday, November 8 for the Greater Baltimore History Alliance’s Annual Meeting, co-hosted with the Baltimore National Heritage Area! You will have the opportunity to meet, elect, and hear from your new leadership about exciting plans to expand outreach and programming. We are hosting the event at the Rawlings Conservatory and Botanic Gardens (3100 Swann Drive), doors will open at 4 PM. The Greater Baltimore History Alliance Annual Meeting will commence at 4:30 PM. Registration is now open on Eventbrite.

Registered GBHA members are invited to stay for the Baltimore National Heritage Area’s Annual Meeting starting promptly at 5:30. Schmooze and nosh with colleagues of both organizations and tour the beautiful Rawlings Conservatory.

You must be registered to attend both the GBHA and BNHA Annual Meetings. Register today!

Those individuals who are not affiliated with a Greater Baltimore History Alliance member organization must register separately with the Baltimore National Heritage Area. Register via the BNHA link HERE.

Our Mission Statement

The Greater Baltimore History Alliance is a consortium of Baltimore area history museums dedicated to preserving, interpreting, and promoting local heritage through collaborative community services and educational programs.

Our Purpose

* To share museum resources and provide professional development opportunities to member institutions.

* To work collaboratively on educational, interpretive, and promotional programs.

* To articulate public policy positions on behalf of the Alliance that positively impact local history museums.

* To encourage the interpretation of Baltimore’s multi-cultural heritage.

About Us

Every year more than 1 1/2 million people visit the museums and historic sites that comprise the GBHA, a consortium founded in 1988. The 2,000 people who staff and volunteer GBHA sites look forward to personally introducing you to the area’s fascinating history and heritage. Each GBHA institution has a unique story to tell. Through educational programs, these museums reach thousands of schoolchildren each year. We encourage teachers to contact the education department at each museum.

The member sites all play an important role in interpreting the history of the Baltimore area for visitors and area residents. The consortium is a way for institutions of all sizes to reach new audiences through marketing and outreach events and cross promotions. Continuing education and special events are also offered for staff and volunteers of GBHA member sites. Monthly meetings give museum administrators and their staff a chance to find out what is going on around them as well where there are opportunities to learn from our neighbors. New member institutions are invited to join.