Welcome to the Hays-Heighe House

The Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College blends the modern and historic to connect the present with the past.

This renovated 1808 structure is a place to learn about our heritage through tours, exhibits, and programming. The building also hosts classes, workshops, meetings, and other special events that support the mission of the House. The house may also be rented. We invite you to discover this unique resource during our open hours.


The Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College is a dynamic educational facility and public history site that showcases elements of Harford County’s diverse social and cultural history through exhibits, inclusive programming, and strategic partnerships. Our mission is to promote life-long learning, community engagement, critical thinking, and historical and cultural understanding within the context of local, national, and global issues.

News & Events

Stay informed on the latest news and events at the Hays-Heighe House.


Find out about upcoming and previous exhibits.

Using Hays-Heighe

The House is available to rent for your next community function.


Learn more about Hays-Heighe House’s history.


We will be closed from August 31 - September 9 for exhibit maintenance.

Tuesdays: 1 PM - 3 PM
Fridays: 10 AM - 12 PM
1st Saturdays: 10 AM - 12 PM
August 21: 10 AM - 11:30 AM
8/31 - 9/9: CLOSED
November 7 - 17: CLOSED

Contact Information


Hays-Heighe House Coordinator
Julie Mancine

Office Assistant
Linda Anthony