The Ellicott City Historic District lies at the heart of Ellicott City's Main Street. In 1772, Joseph, John and…More Andrew Ellicott purchased 700 acres of land along the Patapsco River. They created grist mills and exported wheat and other goods along the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.
Today, the district is home to all kinds shops selling antiques, clothing, hand-made jewelry, accessories, candy, toys, wine and more. In addition, there is a nice selection of restaurants and bars. The Ellicott City Historic District has a rich history.
The Ellicott City B&O Railroad Station Museum is dedicated to preserving the legacy and experience of American…More railroading, and to educate, interpret and present its history to its audience. The museum's collection contains numerous artifacts pertaining to the railroading industry's long history. The museum also concerns itself with preserving, documenting and presenting representative objects, skills and communal records from all facets of the railroad industry. Ellicott City B&O Railroad Station Museum is located in historic downtown Ellicott City along the oldest railway line in the US.
Hi Ho Silver 3732 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City, MD21043 Located in Ellicott City, Hi Ho Silver is a jewelry shop with a long history of quality customer service and client…More satisfaction. Conveniently located on Old Columbia Pike, the shop specializes in handmade, one-of-a-kind gold and silver pieces, many in old-world and classic styles, as well as custom rings and wedding bands. Hi Ho Silver also offers jewelry repairs and restoration, sizing, conversion and trade services. For more information, please contact Hi Ho Silver at the provided telephone number.
Howard County Historical Society 8324 Court Ave, Ellicott City, MD21043 Howard County Historical Society is a volunteer-run organization maintaining a library and museum dedicated to the…More history of Howard County and its citizens. The museum is housed in an 1837-era church and features a variety of historical artifacts. The museum opened in 1988, occupying the former Ellicott Mills Quaker School. Visit the Howard County Historical Society Web site for upcoming events, membership and volunteer information.
Emory United Methodist Church 3810 Church Rd, Ellicott City, MD21043 Emory United Methodist Church has a long, colorful history which is intriguing to learn and read about. It is a…More close-knit church that follows the beliefs of the Christian faith. New members and visitors are always welcome.
Bethel Baptist Church 4261 Montgomery Rd, Ellicott City, MD21043 Bethel Baptist Church's long history started in 1958 when Reverend Bragg started the church at another location with a…More simple meeting of 33 interested people. The Church has since established roots on Montgomery Road. It was the first Southern Baptist Church established in Howard County. Many activities are available through the church, including Bible study and choir.