The Galleries at the Liriodendron Mansion

Current Exhibit

Hooked: Highlights of the Hooked

Rug Collection of Eric Gordon

Recently retired Head of Paintings Conservation at The Walters Art Museum – Eric Gordon – has been collecting this uniquely North American folk art for the past forty years. The rugs in this collection date from the 1880’s to mid 20th century, geographically representing Canada, New England, the Mid-Atlantic, the deep South and the Midwest, with designs ranging from pictorial to floral to geometric.

Don’t miss seeing this very special collection!

The exhibit opens on Sunday, November 13 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, and will be on view every Wednesday in November & December from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, and on Sunday, December 11 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. The last day for viewing is Wednesday, December 28. Appointments may also be made for private tours and viewing by calling 410-879-4424 or emailing

Please note that, due to the historic nature of our venue, the 2nd Floor Gallery Space is not wheelchair accessible. We apologize for any inconvenience.


The Liriodendron mansion’s 2nd floor houses exhibit space featuring artwork, educational exhibits, and archival collections.

Exhibits are open to the public for viewing during the mansion’s Open House hours: 

Wednesdays from 1 to 6 pm and Second Sundays from 11 am to 3 pm.

Exhibits are also available for viewing during public-facing events or by appointment.

For additional information, or to learn about becoming involved as a volunteer docent, please call 410-879-4424 or email us at

Please note that, due to the historic nature of our venue, the 2nd floor gallery space has limited access.




Exhibit hours

Wednesdays 1:00pm-6:00pm

Second Sundays 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

NOTE: There is limited access to the second-floor galleries.

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