- TripBuzz found 111 things to do with kids in or near Martinsburg, West Virginia, including 94 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hagerstown, Winchester, Harpers Ferry and Berryville.
- From For the Kids, By George Children's Museum to Pikeside Bowl, the Martinsburg area offers 83 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Parks and Historic Homes.
- Located in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia, Martinsburg is considered the fastest growing city in the state. Only an hour and a half from Washington D.C. and Baltimore, MD, Martinsburg is experiencing extreme economic growth, while still maintaining simple and quiet small-town life. There are a number of parks and other recreational attractions in the area so families can have fun outside of the home.
81% 48 votes
18906 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg, MD MoreLess Info
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.
83% 6 votes
8989 Winchester Grade Road, Berkeley Springs, WV MoreLess Info
The Morgan County Observatory is a public stargazing facility that provides movies, refreshments, and hands-on astronomy exhibits. The observatory has a membership program and also holds occasional Star Parties'.
94% 18 votes
408 Alstadts Hill Road, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 MoreLess Info
Offering above ground experiences, Aerial Forest Adventure Park at Harpers Ferry has 72 challenge elements spread across six courses to choose from. Activities include rope and log bridges, zip lines, and rock walls.
92% 49 votes
408 Alstadis Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV MoreLess Info
For 2.5 to 3 hours, visitors to Harpers Ferry Zip Line Canopy Tour can zip across eight ziplines reaching heights up to 800 feet. Guests can see the area's wildlife from the same height as most of the trees.
White water rafting adventures, tubing adventures, Zip Line Canopy Tours, kayaking and canoeing tours, stand up paddle boards rides, mountain bike, and fishing adventures are all available from River Riders. Additionally, the company operates the Aerial Forest Adventure Park where visitors can experience zip li…
52% 89 votes
43 Old Taylor Ln, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 MoreLess Info
Built by relatives of John Wilkes Booth, he stayed in this home when witnessing the execution of John Brown, and historians believe he was headed to this house after shooting Abraham Lincoln. Guests can attend ghost tours of the home, séances, and the home is used for paranormal research.
Opened in 2010, The Haunted Cottage is a local haunted attraction commonly visited by those fascinated by the paranormal. Ghost tours, paranormal research training, and unexplained events are among the many reasons that attract visitors to the cottage.
An expansive collection of memorabilia can be found at the Civil War Living History Museum. War relics, documents, and knowledgeable hosts are part of every tour. History buffs and curious visitors alike find something of interest to touch and experience.
93% 70 votes
Harpers Ferry Center, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 MoreLess Info
The Appalachian National Scenic Trail is a 2,184-mile long public footpath that was constructed by volunteers over the course of 16 years. The Appalachian Conservatory Trail was organized to help protect the trail.