700 Concord Street Havre De Grace, MD 21078 +1 410 939 3213
The Concord Point Lighthouse is the pride and joy of the city. Built in 1827, the lighthouse is the second such oldest surviving lighthouse in the state. Located at the mouth of the Susquehanna River, the lighthouse is still operational. From the lighthouse, you have a breathtaking view of the bay and the river. Because of its scenic popularity, it offers a perfect setting for weddings, private parties and other glamorous celebrations. Most often though, it is the site for regular school events. Today, the lighthouse is being managed by the Friends of Concord Point Lighthouse, Inc.; they preserve as well as popularize the site. Call ahead to know more.
The Hammond - Harwood House reflects Colonial style architecture. Designed by William Buckland, this exquisite home is a center-piece of elegance. The brick house features wide collections of royal furnishings along with colonial artworks and paintings. Standing out for its premium architecture, the historic home is not to be missed. The house is open to public from April to October. For any further details, do visit the website or call ahead.
48 East Patrick Street Frederick, MD 21701 +1 301 695 1864/+1 800 564 1864(Toll Free)
The National Museum of Civil War Medicine is an intriguing museum that is involved in the research of medical and surgical practices during the American Civil War. The museum has many exhibits that have managed to recreate the medical issues during the war such as life in an army camp, evacuation of the wounded from the battlefront, a military hospital ward and more. There are also many surgical kits, tents, documents and other memorabilia of the war on display. The museum organizes educational programs, group tours, lectures and more for its support and dissemination.
The Carroll County Agriculture Center at the countryside is a quiet and calm location that is buzzing with activity most time of the year. The agricultural center showcases sporting and entertainment events along with regularly conducting fairs, flea markets, farmers market and the like. All in all, it provides entertainment for the entire family. For more details, do visit the website or call ahead.
The Wetlands Golf Course comes in wide varieties, not only in the choices of courses but also in other areas of interest. You can enjoy a play of golf, then head for a dinner or lunch in the wetland Banquet. It offers full services ranging from professional golf lessons to a golf shop. For more details, do visit the website or call ahead.
60 North Parke Street Corner of Franklin, Howard and Parke Streets Aberdeen, MD 21001 +1 410 273 5623/+1 410 939 6767
When you come to the Aberdeen Festival Park, there are a of activities in store for everyone. If you are by yourself, you can try out various organized sports games or if you are traveling with family and friends, you can partake in some tap-dancing, summer concerts or you can just take a time out, sit by the park and enjoy the lush greens. For more information on current events and activities held in the park, do visit the website or call ahead.
Spread over a staggering 1,043 acres, the Oergon Ridge Park is a great place to spend a Sunday with the whole family. Surrounded by nature, it makes for a great getaway from the chaotic and clustered city life, and one of the best ways to take in all that is to go hiking, and the park has miles of trails specially for that purpose. Besides, hiking, the park also has facilities for swimming and for picnicking, thus making it an ideal place to take the whole family for a fun-filled day out. the Oregon Ridge Park also has something for the sports enthusiast as it has a golf course and sledding facilities. For more information please see the website or contact.
The Red Room, a collective-run venue, is very difficult to pigeon-hole. It showcases the best of leftfield culture, whether it's ambient electronic music to experimental film and dance. It has been open for nearly fifteen years and is something of a cult favorite amongst Baltimore's alternative art elite. Check the website for details of upcoming events.
2200 York Road Lutherville-Timonium, MD 21093 +1 410 252 9482
The Timonium Fairgrounds are hired all year round by visiting trade fairs, agricultural & farming shows and other community organizations. From all of these, the most-eagerly awaited is without a doubt - Oktober Fest. These grounds take on a life of their own on event days when delegates, organizers and visitors arrive in hordes for various events. With a practical layout and logistical setup, these grounds are a firm favorite with the folks of Lutherville-Timonium.
137 National Plaza Oxon Hill, MD 20745 +1 301 749 1582
When in the Chesapeake Bay region, park your boat at the National Harbor Marina. This stop gives you the perfect opportunity to park your boat in their docking area and wander around in the nearby entertainment venues. Get the best of accommodation and dining options as some of the most visited joints are just a stones throw away. Mt Vernon, The old town of Alexandria are other sights that one can access easily from here. Contact the harbor for more details.
Mount Clare was built in 1760 by Charles Carroll, a
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Merriweather Post Pavilion is actually an outdoor park cum concert
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Mountain Branch Golf Course is an ideal destination for both
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