new adventures await you in old ellicott city
Why visit oEC?
70+ shops, galleries, restaurants, salons and museums look forward to welcoming you
HAPPENING THIS WEEK
Grab a beach chair or blanket, visit the Wine Bin for snacks & libations, settle in and enjoy the FREE outdoor movie!
ELLICOTT CITY HISTORY TOURS
Born in 1772, we love our HISTORY! Find history walks spirit pub crawls, and of course all sorts of 250th Birthday events all year long
NEXT TOUR THIS WEEK:
More than just a historic and shopping district, Old Ellicott City feels like home, even when it’s your first time visiting. Fall in love with our architecture, river, hills and eclectic community full of artists, shop keepers, restauranteurs and happy residents that can’t wait to meet you.
PLAN YOUR Visit
From that first great cup of coffee in the morning to the perfect after-dinner sweet, and all the shopping, strolling and sight seeing in between – here’s how to get here, where to park and other helpful town tips.
Happy 250th Birthday OEC!
It’s our SESTERCENTENNIAL and we’ve planned a year-long party with a history lesson mixed in