- Our list of the best things to do in Towson, Maryland, features the top 259 nearby activities — including 87 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Towson, MD has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 10 things to do within the city of Towson, MD , followed by 249 popular activities in nearby cities, including Baltimore, Columbia, Pasadena, Ellicott City, Glen Burnie, Bel Air, Severna Park, Laurel, Cockeysville, Westminster, Odenton, Severn, Elkridge, Dundalk, Catonsville, Hanover, Essex, Parkville, Owings Mills, Pikesville, Timonium, Savage, Perry Hall, Lutherville, Annapolis, Eldersburg and Monkton
The cinema, Westown Movies, offers special discounts for children and senior citizens and also is available for community events and birthday parties. The theater also features concessions and a Dolby Atmos Sound System.
56% 217 votes
13019 Catoctin Furnace Road, Thurmont, MD 21788 MoreLess Info
Established in 1966, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo is a local family-run facility which houses a wide range of animals including lemurs, kangaroos, bears and more. The zoo also contains a Japanese garden and many multi-colored fish called koi.
96% 2102 votes
9200 Old Dominion Drive, McLean, VA 22102 MoreLess Info
Great Falls National Park is a waterfall area and riparian preserve just outside the city. The preserve area is filled with natural beauty and the falls are peaceful and beautiful. It is a great place for hiking and exploring.
97% 701 votes
Route 741 east of Strasburg, Strasburg, PA 17579 MoreLess Info
Strasburg's Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania is a large museum and locomotive restoration center. Its huge indoor exhibit space is temperature- and humidity- controlled. There are also several outdoor exhibits best visited in clement weather.
Spread across nearly four acres of space, the Fort Barnard Park features standard park amenities like a children's playground, picnic shelter, and a walking path. This park also maintains a complete baseball field with player benches and a basketball court.
85% 420 votes
510 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17601 MoreLess Info
The Dutch Apple Dinner Theater is a 384-seat theater that features a variety of shows from classical musicals to contemporary hits. Patrons can also eat from the buffet that includes 15 different desserts, and listen to a live orchestra.
Explore spacious Lancaster County on a tour from Strasburg Scooters. All prices include a guided tour, safety gear and scooter rental. Single- and double-occupancy scooters are available. Participants must be at least 18 years old and have a driver's license.
Visitors to Gettysburg can take Guided Historic Walking Tours that last 90 minutes and tell the story of the famous battle's effects on the small town. The history is provided by diary entries, personal accounts, letters, drawings, and photographs.
Explore the Arlington National Cemetery with ANC Tours/Martz gray Line – Day Tours. The guided bus tour travels from the welcome centre to Arlington House, with stops at the gravesites of the Kennedys, the Robert E. Lee Memorial, and the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknowns.