The Shop at Farthing’s Ordinary


Farthing's Ordinary, Museum
The museum’s Shop at Farthing’s Ordinary offers a wide selection of curiosities and necessities inspired by history and nature.

  • Reproduction pottery
  • Souvenirs
  • Colonial games
  • Housewares
  • Nautical niceties
  • Books – a wide variety of publications that focus on the founding of Maryland, the colonial experience, and the 17th century.


Visit our online store to purchase some of our most popular items.


If you have any questions please contact the shopkeeper at 240-895-2088 or
Consider becoming a Friend!  Members enjoy free admission to the museum, newsletter, 10% discount at the shop, and discounted tickets to events. All proceeds go to support the museum’s education and research programs.




Christmas at the Shop

The Shop’s Hours:


    • Summer 2018 Hours: July 4 – September 2
      • Wednesday – Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


    • Shop closed September 3rd


    • Fall 2018 Hours:  September 4 – November24
      • Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


    • Shop closed November 6th, 21st, and 22nd