Bethesda Historical Society

January 23, 2022 - Bethesda's 151st birthday!

the historical society of Bethesda, Maryland



Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content


Terrific T!

Thank you Seven Locks Elementary School for providing this t-shirt to our collections – we love it!

Got a Light?

Thank you Steven Kaufman for donating this vintage Bethesda matchbook. We need more donations like this to build our collections, so please look around your house, apartment, or office to seewhat you can donate. Thanks!

More Mall Memorabilia

Thank you Westfield Montgomery for donating theSEARS sign that hung above the mall entrance to the store all those many years!