Bethesda Historical Society

We're celebrating the 150th birthday of Bethesda in 2021!

the historical society of Bethesda, Maryland



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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!