Santa Heim, Merryland: A Savage Christmas Story

Santa Heim - Savage Maryland history exhibit


Sunday, Dec 10 2023


10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Howard County Welcome Center
8267 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD

The Howard County Welcome Center is excited to debut an original exhibit that explores the history of Savage Mill’s brief time as a Christmas village, “Santa Heim, Merryland”. This exhibit will tell the story of Baltimore business man Harry Heim’s vision and how Santa Heim evolved into the Savage Mill that is known today.

For more information about Savage Mill’s history, please visit

This exhibit will be on display from November 16th – January 21st, 2024. during our hours of operation.

The Welcome Center is open Tuesday – Sunday, 10am – 5pm; CLOSED MONDAYS.


Howard County Welcome Center
(410) 313-1900