Mayor to announce Peale and other winners of the FY2018 Baltimore National Heritage Area Small Capital Grant Awards

On Friday, February 16, 2018, Baltimore Mayor Catherine E. Mayor Pugh will visit the Peale to announce the FY2018 Small Capital Grants awards, given by the Baltimore National Heritage Area with funds from the City of Baltimore. The public is invited with RSVP.

Stay after the ceremony to hear the free performance and talk from 12-1pm, “Learning Happened Here: Race and Education in Baltimore from the Colored School to Frederick Douglass High School.”

Author: The Peale

The Peale is based in the first museum to be purpose-built in the United States, designed by architect Robert Cary Long Sr. and opened by artist Rembrandt Peale in 1814. It is a building of many firsts, and today in the creative spirit of its founder is relaunching as an innovative Center to celebrate the unique history of Baltimore, its people and their buildings through the authentic stories of the City. Currently under renovation, the Peale is open for special events and occasional tours.

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