Addresses and Visitors Information

Friday, December 5, 2008; 12:00 PM

Museums by Candlelight is Saturday, noon-7 p.m., at various locations in Frederick County. Call 800-999-3613 or visit All stops are free.

1. Girl Scouts will sing Christmas carols at the Monocacy National Battlefield Visitor Center, which features multimedia exhibits.

Monocacy National Battlefield Visitor Center, 5201 Urbana Pike, Frederick, 301-662-3515,

2. Build gingerbread houses at Gambrill Mansion, a Second Empire Victorian home constructed in 1872.

Gambrill Mansion, 4801A Urbana Pike, Frederick, 301-662-3515,

3. "Star-Spangled Banner" author Francis Scott Key is interred at Mount Olivet Cemetery, home to the Key Memorial Chapel, where items recovered from a century-old time capsule will be displayed.

Key Memorial Chapel at Mount Olivet Cemetery, 515 S. Market St., Frederick, 888-662-1164,

4. The Maryland School for the Deaf will take visitors to the on-campus Hessian Barracks, once inhabited by German soldiers in the employ of the British crown.

Maryland School for the Deaf, 101 Clarke Pl., Frederick, 301-360-2000,

5. Guests at the Roger Brooke Taney House (1798) will be serenaded by Tasker's Chance, a three-piece group that stars a hammered


Roger Brooke Taney House, 121 S. Bentz St., Frederick, 301-663-7880,

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