- The list below includes 151 free or cheap things to do in or near Middletown, Maryland, including 113 different types of inexpensive activities like Farms & Ranches, National & State Parks, Parks and Movie Theaters.
- From Washington Monument State Park to South Mountain Creamery, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Middletown and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Frederick, Hagerstown, Martinsburg and Harpers Ferry.
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The Washington Monument State Park is home of the monument built in 1837 to honor George Washington and the site of Maryland's first Civil War battle. The park offers views of the valley, hiking, picnicking, and a Civil War Museum.
A great deal of farm fun is offered at the Summers Farm Adventure with emphasis on fall related activities like a cornfield maze, petting zoo, pig races, hay slides, and pumpkin picking. The site also has a country market with a sweet shop and barnyard grill.
Featuring 36 synthetic lanes and electronic scoring, Terrance Lanes Tenpin Center hosts open bowling as well as league and tournament play. The alley features effects like glow lights and a techno sound system, as well.
A reconstruction of Barbara Fritchie's original Civil War dwelling, the Barbara Fritchie House and Museum documents Civil War history. Artifacts and antiques on display include furniture, clothing, chinaware, original documents, and manuscripts.