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Celebrate Labor Day with the Greenbelt Museum!

2017 Printable Weekend Guide

Walking Tour

Saturday, September 2, 9am 

Take a free history-filled walking tour. The tour will leave from the museum’s historic house at 10-B Crescent Road. Learn aboutGreenbelt’s unique design and why the community is a National Historic Landmark.  The tour is free but space is limited and will leave promptly at 9am. Please note: in the event of inclement weather, the tour will be cancelled. 

Retro Town Fair

Sunday, September 3, 2pm-4pm

The Retro Town Fair is BACK and in a new location! The Fair will take place on the grounds of the Museum house at 10B Crescent. Our Retro Town Fair is much like those the earliest Greenbelters enjoyed starting in 1939. Ribbons will be awarded for the best entries in a number of categories: flowers, vegetables, baked goods, canned goods and needlework/sewing. Entries accepted 11am-12pm and must be accompanied by a completed submission form. Entries will be on display from 2-4pm. All items must be picked up between 4-5pm. Questions? Please email or call Education and Volunteer Coordinator, Sheila Maffay-Tuthill at or 240-542-2064. This event will go on rain or shine!

Historic House Tours

Sunday, September 3, 1pm-5pm 

Monday, September 4, 11am-3pm

Museum house open free of charge! Come by 10-B Crescent for quick tours, to check out the gift shop, and to see how well we've recovered from the severe water damage last fall!  Our historic house features furniture designed by the federal government to fit Greenbelt homes, and so much more! 

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