- TripBuzz found 119 things to do with kids in or near Boonsboro, Maryland, including 116 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Frederick, Hagerstown, Martinsburg and Harpers Ferry.
- From Greenbrier State Park to Crystal Grottoes Caverns, the Boonsboro area offers 95 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Caverns & Caves, National & State Parks and Movie Theaters.
- Nestled at the foot of South Mountain lies the rural village of Boonsboro. Rich with heritage and charm, the town features a downtown retail area popular with locals and visitors. Many historic farms, homes, churches and a Washington Monument are all part of the city's historic walking tour, and tourists also enjoy the cities close proximity to local state parks and former battlefields.
Notable pieces on display at Boonsborough Museum of History include a chair used in the Lincoln White House and a collection of carved bullets from the Civil War. Open Sundays May through September (year round by special appointment).
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6620 Zittlestown Road, Middletown, MD 21769 MoreLess Info
The Washington Monument State Park is home of the monument built in 1837 to honor George Washington and the site of Maryland's first Civil War battle. The park offers views of the valley, hiking, picnicking, and a Civil War Museum.
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Pry House Field Hospital Museum is a two-story building which served as the headquarters of the Union Army before. It has exhibits showing the items and methods used to treat wounded soldiers during the Battle of Antietam.
Antietam National Battlefield is a designated area along the Antietam River which marks the location of the historic Battle of Antietam fought in 1862. The site consists of the battlefield, a military cemetery, a visitor center, and the famous Burnside's Bridge.
Antietam Recreation is a family focused entertainment center that provides a variety of shows, all with a Christian and patriotic focus. Many center on traditional or historic events, like a cowboy-themed show or a fifties show.