Sandy Spring Museum

At Sandy Spring Museum everything we do is because of you!  Do you have an idea for a program to host here?  We provide the environment and inspiration for you to create and host events, performances, activities, and exhibits that engage, stimulate, and bring people together to build connections to history through the cultural arts.

17901 Bentley Rd, Sandy Spring, MD 20860




Wed-Sat: 10:00am-5:00pm




Upcoming Events

Natural Dye Workshop - Natural Dyes from the Garden

Experienced textile artists and newbies are invited to explore readily available sources of color from our environment.

7/21 10am
WondeRoom Create Date

The WONDEROOM is a free, dedicated space filled with experiential, hands-on, family-friendly activities that inspire creativity through design based problem...

7/21 12pm
Summer Beer & Wine Gardens

Enjoy a family-friendly atmosphere with food trucks, picnics, beer and wine, and live music on the beautiful grounds of the Museum. This community favorite...

7/26 6:30pm
Museum Jam

Bring a stringed instrument or just come to listen at this popular monthly event. The Museum Jam welcomes musicians of all abilities and ages. Singing and...

7/28 3pm
Resident Artist Open House

Sandy Spring Museum is home to eleven artists who work in a variety of mediums, teach classes and create wonderful works of original art. Stop by on the...

8/3 10am

Recent Events

Museum Jam


Recent Activity

Loretta T. Kaneshige

Loretta T. Kaneshige left a positive review 12/1/2018

Wonderful chance to visit the eleven resident artists and see them working in their studios: metalsmithing and jewelry, pottery, painting, enamels and more! The artists are welcoming and friendly, a laid-back experience to learn, browse or shop ... or just chat with the artists.

Loretta T. Kaneshige

Loretta T. Kaneshige left a positive review 12/15/2018

Jewelry, pottery, paintings, enameled work, scarves, fiber, photography and more - great gifts for the holidays or just a treat for you! Continues through the end of December, don't miss it! Open 10-5 Monday through Friday.

Lauren Peirce

Lauren Peirce posted a photo 12/12/2018

Jean Galleher

Jean Galleher left a negative review 10/10/2018

The discussion was open ended and deviated from the assigned readings

Jean Galleher

Jean Galleher left a positive review 10/3/2018

They were absolutely amazing. A great band, a great venue. More concerts please!