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Click here for the "America's 14 Forgotten Presidents Before Washington" self-guided tour schedule.

Saturday, February 7, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

Feb. 7 Lecture: Dr RJ Rockefeller, "Shays's Rebellion: Why it Started, How it Ended."

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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Monday, February 16, 2015

On Washington's birthday, the permanent display of Washington's resignation speech (and new exhibit case) will be unveiled in the rotunda as part of the evening legislative session.

For more information, cl
ick here.

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Also coming in February 2015


The restored Old Senate Chamber at the Maryland State House will be re-opened after two years of construction.

For more information, click here.
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Friday-Saturday, February 20-21, 2015

The Middle States Council for the Social Studies will be holding their 2015 annual conference at Gettysburg College.

For Schedule and Registration, click here.
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Saturday, March 7, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

March 7 Lecture: Dr RJ Rockefeller,

"The Mount Vernon Compact."

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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Also Coming in March 2015:
St. John's College in Annapolis presents the 2015 Maryland History Lecture Series. Date and time to be announced.


Cost: The three lectures are free. The dinners preceding the lectures are $37.


To Register: History Lecture Series

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Saturday, April 4, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

April 4 Lecture: Peter Hanson Michael,

"John Hanson's 300th Birthday."

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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Saturday, April 18, 2015:


President John Hanson's 300th birthday party, presented by the John Hanson Memorial Foundation


Location: Frederick, Maryland.


Start time: TBA


Cost: TBA


Full schedule: TBA:

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Saturday, May 2, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

May 2 Lecture: Dr RJ Rockefeller,

"Thomas Jefferson's Appointment to France."

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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Monday, May 11, 2015

The Johns Hopkins University Odyssey Program presents: "When Baltimore was the Capital of the United States."

Speaker
: Mark Croatti
Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Register: Odyssey website (there is a cost).
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Saturday, June 6, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

June 6 Lecture: Dr RJ Rockefeller,

"Exchanging the Ratified Treaty of Paris Documents."

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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Saturday, July 4, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

July 4 Lecture: Joseph Hooe,

"Robert Townshend Hooe and the 1776 Maryland Convention in Annapolis."

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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Saturday, August 1, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

August 1 Lecture: Mark Croatti, "An Overview of What Congress Achieved in Annapolis, Nov. 26, 1783 - Aug. 13, 1784."

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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ANNUAL FESTIVAL


Saturday, September 5, 2015
:

The Treaty of Paris Center presents the 2015 National Treaty of Paris Festival, "Alexander Hamilton in Annapolis: The Call for a Constitutional Convention."

A day-long schedule of exhibits, films and activities.

Cost: Free!

Speakers, venues and full itinerary
: TBA.
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Saturday, October 3, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

October 3 Lecture: "The Creation of the Continental Navy."

Speaker: TBA.

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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Saturday, November 7, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

November 7 Lecture: "Congress Comes to Annapolis in 1783."

Speaker: TBA.

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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Saturday, December 5, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center is open

Time: 11:00am - 3:30pm


Location: The Crown and Crab Room at the Maryland Inn, 16 Church Circle, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401.


Cost: FREE. No registration required.

December 5 Lecture: "George Washington's Farewell Address to His Soldiers." Speaker: TBA.

Time: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Place: The Treaty of Paris Restaurant.

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ANNUAL FUNDRAISER DINNER

Thursday, December 17, 2015

The Treaty of Paris Center presents
the 1st Annual
"General George Washington's Resignation Dinner and  Reenactment Ball."

This festive occasion will include:

* A delicious dinner with 13 toasts from each of the 13 states
* A short film by Annapolis City TV that includes Washington's resignation
* An oral presentation on the significance of what Washington did by Dr. Russell J. Rockefeller
* A re-enactment of the actual resignation ceremony that took place at the Maryland State House
* A commemorative copy of Washington's resignation speech
Won't you join the General and his honored guests?

Click
here for information on how to order tickets.