- Our list of the best things to do in Silver Spring, Maryland, features the top 626 nearby activities — including 224 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Silver Spring, MD has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
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So Far Gone: Drake Tribute Night Washington DC MoreLess Info
The Fillmore Silver Spring celebrates Drake and his biggest hits with a night dedicated to the Canadian rapper
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.
98% 161 votes
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910 MoreLess Info
Designed in Art Deco architecture, AFI Silver Theatre & Cultural Center features a variety of movie formats from 16-70 mm film with digital projection. The latest films are shown in three theaters, with the largest seating 400 people.
Incorporating audience participation into the acts, Washington Revels is a professional theater group that puts on performing arts productions for the community. It also has a singing ensemble that specializes in Medieval, maritime, and 19th century music.
88% 8 votes
1386 Lamberton Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20902 MoreLess Info
A gymnasium that offers programs and classes tailored to toddlers and young children, The Little Gym of Silver Spring also hosts birthday parties and a variety of fun and fitness-oriented activities.
89% 9 votes
2500 Linden Ln, Silver Spring, MD 20910 MoreLess Info
At the National Museum of Health & Medicine, visitors can study both on-site and virtual exhibits. The location contains historical, anatomical, and neuroanatomical collections as well as a historical archive and a human development anatomy center.
At a depth of 9 feet, Rock Creek Garden Pool offers visitors a shallow pool for recreational swimming. The pool has equipment like inflatables to use in the pool, as well as a lounge area with chairs and umbrellas.
Wheaton Park Stables is an equestrian facility that provides youth summer camps, private horseback riding lessons, group lessons, and pony rides. The site also offers escorted year-round trail rides to beginners.
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.
80% 5 votes
8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910 MoreLess Info
In an effort to build community through the arts, Pyramid Atlantic Art Center exists to give artists of all ages an outlet to create. Guests can enjoy glass making, paper creation, screen printing and painting classes.