- TripBuzz found 477 things to do with kids in or near Gaithersburg, Maryland, including 458 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Washington, Arlington, Silver Spring and Bethesda.
- From Water Park at Bohrer Park to Monster Mini Golf, the Gaithersburg area offers 116 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Mini Golf, Movie Theaters and National & State Parks.
- Located in Montgomery County, Maryland, Gaithersburg is the fourth largest city in the state. Originally settled in the last 1700's as an agricultural town, it has since grown to become one of the most ethically diverse suburban cities in the Maryland and Washington D.C. metro area. Parks, museums and art venues make up the cities recreational selections.
Wheaton Claridge Park is over 21 acres and includes a stream running through the park, as well as playgrounds, a basketball court, picnic area and recreation center. The center can be rented and includes a kitchen.
The McCrillis Gardens have been renovated to become a premier shade garden. The selected trees, shrubs, and flowers were expertly selected to provide color and texture year round and the garden is cared for by the botanical art students.
89% 37 votes
11710 MacArthur Blvd Potomac, MD, Potomac, MD MoreLess Info
Visitors who take the Great Falls Canal Boat Ride will ride through a historical canal in a boat pulled by mules, while park rangers in period clothing discuss 19th century life. The ride lasts for approximately one hour.
98% 121 votes
11710 Macarthur Blvd, Potomac, MD 20854 MoreLess Info
Designed for more experienced hikers, the Great Falls Billy Goat Trail is 4 miles of natural beauty. Tucked away from the fast paced city, the hiking trail offers views of still pools, white rapids and lush foliage.
100% 22 votes
Great Falls Tavern, 11710 MacArthur Blvd, Potomac, MD 20854 MoreLess Info
Great Falls & the Potomac Gorge constitute a remarkable and unique ecosystem, a natural space unspoiled by its relative proximity to developed areas. The area features a diverse array of plant and animal species, as well as stunning views.
With art and shows dedicated to a classic age, AFI Silver Theater is preserving culture of entertainment. Events include silent cinema showcases, classic musicals such as Mary Poppins, and classic stories such as Gone with the Wind.
93% 42 votes
2002 Shorefield Road, Wheaton, MD 20902 MoreLess Info
Miniature Train & Carousel is the major attraction at Wheaton Regional Park with its steam engine and a railway track which weaves through the woods.