Candlelight Tour of Historic Houses of Worship

Enjoy the annual Candlelight Tour of Historic Houses of Worship this holiday season in Downtown Frederick. This special open house celebrates Frederick’s tradition of religious diversity, local history, and the holiday season on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 from 4:00-9:00pm. This is Frederick’s most popular church tour and is a great opportunity to step inside some of its most beautiful buildings.

As the sun begins to set, visitors can tour many of Frederick’s famous clustered spires and other historic houses of worship by candlelight.  Guests will be welcomed with special programs, angelic choirs, and nativity scenes.

Stop by the Information Center at 19 E Church Street to pick up a printed map of participating sites and other information about Frederick including dining, shopping, and lodging guides.

Parking garages are indicated on the map, which you can view online at There is a fee of $1 per hour at garages. Meters in Downtown Frederick are free after 5pm. Vehicles with disability placard can park for free in metered spots for double the time. Visit for additional information.


December 26, 2018 4:00 PM


December 26, 2018 9:00 PM

Fees & Tickets


This event has no entrance fee

Event Venue


Tour Information Center, 19 E Church St