- TripBuzz found 136 things to do with kids in or near Westminster, Maryland, including 129 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Gettysburg, Hanover, Ellicott City and Frederick.
- From Larry Sheets' Players Family Amusement Center to Nature Center on the Go, the Westminster area offers 117 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Family Fun Center, Zoos and Farms & Ranches.
- A small town in Northern Maryland, Westminster is home to McDaniel College, a private institution of higher learning. The city is a short drive from Baltimore and hosts a number of festivals including the Westminster Fall Festival held downtown. Westminster is also the site of the county fair and the annual Maryland Wine Festival.
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20217 Hogback Mountain Rd, Leesburg, VA 20175 MoreLess Info
With 15 courses to choose from, Hogback Mountain Paintball offers visitors speedball and scenario courses nestled in the woods. The castle field features wooden wall obstacles in the shape of a castle.
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250 S. Nursery Ave., Purcellville, VA 20132 MoreLess Info
Located within the Bush Tabernacle building, the Purcellville Skating Rink is a non-profit roller skating rink that offers free skate rentals included in the price of admission. Visitors commonly enjoy attending public skating sessions or birthday parties at the rink.
With Sea Joy Sailing, visitors can tour major waterways and landmarks of the region on a sailing yacht. Some of the major landmarks seen on the cruise include the Thomas Point Lighthouse and Chesapeake Bay Bridge.
Featuring slips that accommodate a variety of boat sizes, Liberty Marina offers visitors waterfront views and direct access to South River. The marina also has jet ski rentals that visitors can take out on the river.
Built in 1772, Maryland State House is the oldest operating state capitol in the country and features the largest wooden dome built in America without the use of nails. Guided tours of the capitol and the surrounding gardens are available.
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700 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22202 MoreLess Info
Group and walking tours take visitors through an exploration of the effects and lifecycles of illegal drugs, and the history of the country's Drug Enforcement Agency, at the DEA Museum & Visitors Center.
Arts and architecture of the 18th century is on display at Hammond-Harwood House. Take a tour to see exhibits like a gentlemen's study. Colonial guides are on hand to provide a more detailed account of the displays.
One of the oldest service academies in the country, the U.S. Naval Academy provides undergraduate training to students who serve as officers in Navy and Marine Corps post-graduation. Visitors are invited for guided tours of the campus which includes museums, visitor center and more.