Visit Frederick


Plan your next road trip today to Frederick, Maryland. Located in the heart of Maryland, the City of Frederick is full of hip & historic charm. Start your journey at the Frederick Visitor Center. View exhibits, pick up brochures and area information and chat with our Visitor Services Specialists who can help you plan your stay.

Stroll the quaint streets of Downtown Frederick lined with historic buildings that house over 200 charming boutique shops and trendy restaurants with spacious outdoor dining. Escape to 5 State Parks and 4 National Parks, bike our endless country roads through 3 iconic covered bridges and paddle our scenic waterways. Sip, sample and unwind at dozens of wineries, breweries and distilleries. Experience our storied past at Civil War battlefields and the National Museum of Civil War Medicine. Bring the kids and zip among the trees in an aerial adventure ropes course, cheer on the Frederick Keys at a minor league baseball game or indulge in farm fresh ice cream.

Located less than one hour from Washington, DC and Baltimore and just 30 minutes from Gettysburg, PA, Frederick is the perfect hub and spoke location to explore the greater Washington, DC region. Choose from a wide variety of hotel accommodations that will surpass your needs and are located in close proximity to attractions, great restaurants and unique shopping.

This is Frederick County, where hip meets historic every day.