HEC was pleased to offer Mt. Ida as one of the five historic properties in Howard County that was viewed as part of the Howard County Historical Society’s 40th Annual Holiday House Tour on Sunday, December 11th, 2016. For more information , please visit the Howard County Historical Society’s website at: www.hchsmd.org.
Historic Ellicott City, Inc. and Friends of the Patapsco Female Institute was open to the community for light refreshments and to view and enjoy historic Mt. Ida decorated for Christmas.
Have you always been curious about the yellow stucco mansion on the hill high above Ellicott City and next to the Courthouse? Its’ called Mt. Ida — and its the home of the administrative offices of both Historic Ellicott City, Inc. and the Friends of the Patapsco Female Institute. HEC opens the doors to Mt. Ida from 11:00 to 3:00 on the second Saturday of every month from June to November for tours. Mt. Ida will be open for visitors on November 12th.
Admission is $4.00 for adults. $2.00 for students. Children under 12 admitted FREE. Tickets purchased at the door, cash preferred. For more information, click here