Garrett-Jacobs Mansion Endowment Fund

RESTORING AND PRESERVING OUR HISTORY

Welcome to the prestigious and historic Garrett-Jacobs Mansion, the crown jewel of Baltimore's gilded age and the home of The Engineering Society of Baltimore. The Mount Vernon landmark epitomizes the early nineteenth-century architecture of elegance, opulence and grandeur. The Garrett-Jacobs Mansion is dedicated to the care and maintenance of its illustrious history as one of Baltimore's most distinctive historic homes.

Preserving History OUR MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Garrett-Jacobs Mansion Endowment Fund is to preserve and restore the Mansion as a National Historic Landmark and to share the history, architectural and civic legacy of the Mansion for the benefit and education of the public.

What We Do

Events, Tours, and Fundraisers YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED

Experience the history, prestigious architecture, and civic legacy of the Garrett-Jacobs Mansion by attending one of our events, tours, or fundraisers.

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The Garrett-Jacobs Mansion HIGHLIGHTS TO OUR HISTORY

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Artists in Residence GRANDIOSE VENUE FOR GREAT PERFORMANCES

We're delighted to share our stageŚliterallyŚwith local performing arts organizations through our Artists-in-Residence Program. The Mansion hosts and supports a limited number of small performing arts groups for the enjoyment of their audiences, reminiscent of Mrs. Garrett's turn-of-the-century soirees. Our current Artists in Residence include: The Unified Jazz Ensemble, the Atlantic Guitar Quartet, Opera Baltimore, and Live Arts Maryland - which includes The Annapolis Chorale, Annapolis Chamber Orchestra, Bach+ Consort, and Cantori.

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Board of Trustees
CHAMPIONS OF OUR MISSION

Our goal is to develop ideas to increase visibility and usage of the facilities, history, and architectural significance. The Board of Trustees works in conjunction with the ESB to execute programs and campaigns which promote the Garrett-Jacobs Mansion.

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Newsletters and Publications EXPLORING OUR HERITAGE

Our publications explore the mansion's history and detail the current activities of the Garrett-Jacobs Mansion Endowment Fund.

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Filming at The Mansion BIG SCREEN SIGHTINGS

It is not surprising the Garrett-Jacobs Mansion is a desirable location for film and tv given the oversized rooms and incredible architectural details which exude opulence and elegance. Many films and TV shows have filmed at the historic landmark from the film Twelve Monkeys to Netflix's House of Cards and HBO Series VEEP and The Wire.

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Contact Us
Engineering Society of Baltimore

11 West Mount Vernon Place
Baltimore, MD 21201

Phone: (410) 539-6914
Fax: (410) 539-1442
Email: [email protected]