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The Aberdeen Room & Museum

The Aberdeen Room Archives & Museum

Our link to the past and present

The Aberdeen Room Archives and Museum, Inc. is a non-profit organization located in the heart of Aberdeen, Maryland. Established in 1987, the Aberdeen Room receives, records, and displays historic documents, collections, and other contributed artifacts that chronicle and relate the social, economic, and cultural development of the greater Aberdeen area from its early beginnings, to the diverse community it is today.

The Aberdeen Room seeks to connect citizens to the rich history that is uniquely our own, sharing a growing collection of over 5000 original items that awaken an interest in local history and inspire new perspectives on today. The Aberdeen Room is open to the general public, welcoming visitors to research and enjoy our materials, share personal stories and memorabilia, discuss topics of interest, and ask questions. The Aberdeen Room is staffed by dedicated citizen volunteers, and funded through your generous gifts and donations.

The Aberdeen Room is affiliated with the Historical Society of Harford County and Aberdeen Appearance and Preservation Committee.


Aberdeen Room Skitch


Thank you for your tax deductible donation.


The Museum School Corner Needs The Following

Aberdeen High Yearbooks of Classes:

  • 1945
  • 1956
  • 1979
  • 2007, 2008

Yearbooks from any Aberdeen School would be a welcome addition to the museums school collection.

Museum Hours

The Aberdeen Museum

We are temporarily closed due to the pandemic

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and by appointment

Call us at 410-273-6325 for special events and tours.

Contact Us

Aberdeen Historical Museum
18 North Howard Street
Aberdeen, Maryland 21001
(410) 273-6325

Our Mission

The Aberdeen Historical Museum is dedicated to acquire, preserve and convey the significant socio-economic and cultural heritage of the greater Aberdeen area for its citizens, and fosters active learning as an educational and research resource to connect and enrich our community, as well as, appreciate our historic contributions in the broader context of county, state and nation.