- The list below includes 480 free or cheap things to do in or near Potomac, Maryland, including 120 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, Parks, Tennis and Swimming Pool.
- From Billy Goat Trail to Great Falls: Billy Goat Trail, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Potomac and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Washington, Arlington, Silver Spring and Bethesda.
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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.
Situated on 45 acres of Kent Island, Batts Neck Park has general purpose athletic fields, a children's playground, and two small ponds. It is also the only site within the Queen Anne County Recreation system that has an in-line skating rink.
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70 Church Street, Prince Frederick, MD 20678 MoreLess Info
With the goal of preserving the county's local history, Calvert County Historical Society presents a collection of artifacts for visitors to view in its museum. The society is run by local volunteers and is supported by gift shop purchases.
The Calvart Gallery is a fine art gallery that displays artworks such as pottery, jewelry, sculpture, photography, and woodturning. The studio showcases artists including Dave Wardrup, Amanda Willis, and Randy Estabrook.
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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.
Antietam Recreation is a family focused entertainment center that provides a variety of shows, all with a Christian and patriotic focus. Many center on traditional or historic events, like a cowboy-themed show or a fifties show.
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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.
Both fun and educational, Flag Ponds Nature Park offers many outdoor activities for the entire family to enjoy. In addition to hunting for fossils, you can also fish on the bay or enjoy a leisurely stroll along the beach.