Monument Lighting Celebration

Thursday, December 6, 2018, 5–7:30 p.m.
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Ring in the holiday season and the annual lighting of the Washington Monument during this free, family-friendly event. Enjoy seasonal performances, music, refreshments, and winter-inspired art activities. After you warm up at the Walters, head outside with 10,000 jolly Baltimoreans to enjoy a spectacular fireworks display.

5–7:30 p.m.

Cookies & Hot Chocolate
Sculpture Court, Level 2A
While supplies last

Winter Crowns
Sculpture Court, Level 2A

Scavenger Hunt
Pick up your clues on the Sculpture Court, Level 2A

Story Time with PJ Library
Stories will be read in the Collector’s Study at 5:30 & 6:30
Meet on the Sculpture Court, Level 2A

Gift Tag Decorating with Youth Empowered Society
Level 2 Lobby

Candle Making with PJ Library
Level 2 Lobby

Relax/Sensory Break Area
Quiet space and calming resources
Egyptian Art Galleries, Level 2

Luminary Art Activity
Mount Vernon Place South Park


5:30–7:00 p.m.

FREE Photos with Waltee
Sculpture Court, Level 2A


6:00–6:30 p.m.

Holiday Music performed by Wilkes School Chorus
Sculpture Court, Level 2A

6:15–7:00 p.m.       
Holiday-inspired tours led by Walters Curators
Meet in the Centre Street Lobby, Level 1


7:15 p.m.

Performance by Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women Cheerleaders
Sculpture Court, Level 2A


December 6, 2018


5–7:30 p.m.

Member Price



Families & Kids