- TripBuzz discovered 105 different types of activities for couples in the Emmitsburg area, including Historic Sites (like National Shrine Grotto of Lourdes), Pubs (like The Ott House Pub), Mountains (like Our Lady of the Mountain) and Antique Shops (like Emmitsburg Antique Mall), and much more.
- We discovered a total of 139 date ideas in or near Emmitsburg, Maryland, including 133 fun or romantic activities in nearby cities within 25 miles like Gettysburg, Hagerstown, Frederick and Hanover.
As a replica of a French shrine, National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes displays a variety of stones statues of revered saints of the Catholic tradition. There is a cave-like structure where visitors can light candles and pray.
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16300 Old Emmitsburg Road, Emmitsburg, MD 21727 MoreLess Info
The National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes, dating back to late 19th century, is one of the oldest surviving American replicas of the French shrine and is surrounded by beautiful gardens.
98% 62 votes
16825 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, MD 21727 MoreLess Info
Built in 1981, the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial was constructed as a tribute to the firefighters who lost their lives while on duty. Located within the campus of the National Fire Academy, the memorial also contains a separate monument for the 9/11 firefighters.
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333 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, MD 21727 MoreLess Info
National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, the first native-born U.S. citizen to be canonized by the Roman Catholic Church, is a local religious site and education center which commemorates her life and work.
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2638 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325 MoreLess Info
Gettysburg Family Amusement Complex offers activities for all ages and tastes, including a classic vintage mini golf course, go kart racing, laser tag and arcade games. Bring a picnic to enjoy at the outdoor pavilion.
Visitors to Gettysburg can take Guided Historic Walking Tours that last 90 minutes and tell the story of the famous battle's effects on the small town. The history is provided by diary entries, personal accounts, letters, drawings, and photographs.
Eyler Road Park is located on 32 acres of well-kept grounds and includes a beach volleyball court, soccer, lacrosse, and football fields. The Picnic Pavilion and Tot Playground round out this park to make it a family-friendly day trip.