The Music Box, situated in the new Performing Arts and Humanities Building, seats approximately 100 (with variable seating arrangements) and is home to UMBC Department of Music productions, as well as special events.
To see upcoming UMBC events in the Music Box, please visit the Arts and Culture Calendar.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall is located in UMBC’s new Performing Arts and Humanities Building, and is located about 15 minutes from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and about 25 minutes from the Washington Beltway (I-495). The music wing’s exterior is easily recognized by its shiny stainless steel façade and its distinctive “thumbprint,” as seen in the image below.
From downtown Baltimore, take I-95 south, then take Exit 47B and follow clearly marked signs to Route 166 and UMBC. As you enter the campus, proceed straight through the first roundabout, and then turn left at the second roundabout to merge onto the inner loop of Hilltop Circle, the road that surrounds the campus. At the traffic light at Hilltop Road, take a right, and then an immediate left into Parking Lot 8.
From I-695, take Exit 12C onto Wilkens Avenue heading west. At the roundabout, turn left to enter campus on Hilltop Road. Proceed straight through the traffic light, and then take an immediate left into Parking Lot 8.
From the Washington area, take I-95 north toward Baltimore, then take Exit 47B and follow clearly marked signs to Route 166 and UMBC. As you enter the campus, proceed straight through the first roundabout, and then turn left at the second roundabout to merge onto the inner loop of Hilltop Circle, the road that surrounds the campus. At the traffic light at Hilltop Road, take a right, and then an immediate left into Parking Lot 8.
For GPS devices, use Geocode 39.255363 -76.715370. Please note that the entire UMBC campus has one street address — 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250 — so Google and Apple maps may not provide sufficient detail.
You are welcome to park in Lot 8 for all evening and weekend events free of charge.
The Performing Arts and Humanities Building, recognizable by its distinctive stainless steel façades, is located next to Lot 8.
The Music Box is located on the lower level on the side of the building closest to the traffic light. Enter at the doorway shown below, underneath the Dance Cube that juts out from the building, then proceed down the staircase and turn right. The Music Box entrance, marked by red floor and walls, is through the double glass doors.
For printable campus maps, please visit UMBC’s campus visitor’s guide.
Information on a variety of dining options on campus is available here. The nearby communities of Arbutus and Catonsville offer a number of excellent dining choices.
The Music Box is ADA accessible.
For information on Music Box rentals, please contact Caroline Mulcahy, operations manager for the Performing Arts and Humanities Building, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For general questions about UMBC’s Department of Music, please contact Farzana Islam at email@example.com.
For media inquires, please contact Thomas Moore at firstname.lastname@example.org.