- TripBuzz found 514 things to do with kids in or near Laurel, Maryland, including 494 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Washington, Annapolis, Baltimore and Arlington.
- From Laurel Lake to Laurel Skating Center, the Laurel area offers 116 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Theaters, Amusement Parks (All Ages) and Bowling.
- Strategically located between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, Laurel is a popular commuter town. Some employment opportunities however do exist in the city proper. This includes military jobs and employment with the National Security Agency. Other amenities in the area include a horse racetrack, performing arts center and several historical homes and commercial buildings.
Celebrating the early history of the areas railroads and the Civil War, the Bowie Train Station Museum is popular with locomotive and history buffs alike. The museum features photographs of the town throughout history, a vintage caboose and an out of service railway tower.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Huntington Railroad Museum presents guided tours of a small complex of railroad buildings. Explore life and history of the early Huntington railroad see the machines that guide railroad operation.
Goddard Visitor Center, named after Dr. Robert H. Goddard, houses a large variety of informative exhibits which showcase NASA's work in various fields such as astrophysics, communications and more, in addition to many model and vintage artifacts.
A heavily forested area located 12 miles from Washington D.C., Greenbelt Park features 174 campground sites that include shower and bathroom facilities. The park provides nine miles of hiking trails, three picnic areas and a children's playground.
Spanning 298-acres of land, Blandair Regional Park is a recreational park that features a playground, a pond, and several multipurpose sports fields. The fields have bleachers and there is parking available in the park.
Owned and managed by the local community, the Columbia Ice Rink provides visitors with daily open skating sessions. The rink is also used for skating instruction, and features a pro shop and refreshment bar as well.
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Visitors to Room Escape Adventures get a unique problem solving group experience, by way of being trapped in a room with a zombie and needing to find an escape. People can arrive as a group or be teamed with strangers.