Stories of the Underground Railroad are rich and rooted deep into Montgomery County. The multitude of historic sites and experiences located across the county make it a choice destination for history buffs or visitors looking to understand the trials, tribulations, and heroism of the freedom seekers.
Montgomery County, Maryland puts endless art, entertainment, attractions, and some of the country’s most beloved historical sites right at your fingertips. There's something for everyone - with classic Maryland flavor.
With new and exciting culinary crossroads, rich history and outdoor adventures, Montgomery County is an iconic and unparalleled gateway to Washington, DC and just a short Metro ride away.
How Do You Like to Travel?
- Visiting DC
- Arts + Culture
- Eat + Drink
- History + Heritage
- Family Fun
- Local Life
- Weekend Getaways
- Road Trips
The District, Chocolate City, the Nation’s Capital – whatever you like to call it, Washington, DC is one of America’s top destinations.
Arts + Culture
Browse galleries filled with local and internationally renowned artists. Enjoy music and theater performances in both intimate and amphitheater-sized settings.
Eat + Drink
With over 1,000 restaurants across the Montgomery County, there’s an outstanding dining option for every day of the week.
History + Heritage
As one of Maryland’s oldest communities, Montgomery County is an ideal weekend destination for history buffs looking to see the past come to life.
From handmade jewelry to designer shoes, antique statement pieces to stylish handbags, Montgomery County is a shopper’s paradise.
Whether you’re just looking for a weekend getaway or planning that big annual vacation, load the kids in the van and get inspired with these fun family activities.
Home to many parks and trails, Montgomery County is a perfect place to spend the day outdoors.
Locals are fortunate enough to have a perfect mix of urban, city life and rustic, country fun. Montgomery County is the perfect place to experience all this and more!
Looking for a weekend getaway? Montgomery County is the place where you can really “choose your adventure!”
Montgomery County is the perfect destination for your group travel needs. Conveniently located to the Nation’s Capital; it comes as no surprise that the county welcomes thousands of groups each year including student groups, sports teams, faith-based and more.
Highlighting Emerging South Asian Filmmakers Alongside Established Contemporaries Hosted by DC South Asian Arts Council, the Washington DC South Asian Film Festival (DCSAFF) is one of the most celebrated screen…Read More
A beautiful, movement-based show that revisits the classic film The Red Balloon. Nothing can go right for the character of the old man, whose days are gray and dreary—until he…Read More
Reserve your spot at one of these indoor or outdoor ice skating rinks throughout Montgomery County. Rockville Townsquare Veteran's Plaza in Downtown Silver Spring Cabin John Ice Rink Wheaton Ice…Read More
Participating restaurants will offer multi-course dinner menus for $40 or $55 per person. Many restaurants will also offer specially priced to-go dinner meals, available at two price points intended to…Read More
Make good use of magazines you have at home and repurpose them into coasters for seniors! This is a wonderful project hosted by the Montgomery County Department of Environment Protection.…Read More
Slow down and connect with the natural elements surrounding the Kingsley Trail through play, observation, and appreciation with this newly-installed art experience on the one-mile trail. The signs along…Read More
Join a park naturalist for a winter scavenger hunt in Wheaton Regional Park. Young park guest and their adult companion will look for colors, numbers, and other age-appropriate objects in…Read More
Solo Exhibition of Duo Tone Photographs Captured with a Macro Lens View the Catalogue Here: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1RwOrKF8gjcXwqMOogD3qteRfIJLkO2FSpbX5NzKeR1U/edit?usp=sharing Opening Reception: Saturday, January 15, 2022 6-8 PMRead More
Solo Exhibition of Abstract Assemblages, Sculptures and Collages Made from Found Objects and Materials and a video installation of CityDance interacting with the work utilizing original choreography and contemporary dance.Read More
Bring your book (or borrow one of ours) to read to our animal ambassadors. Reading aloud helps young students expand their vocabulary, improve comprehension, and build confidence. Our animals make…Read More
DC Winter Restaurant Week, presented by Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), returns January 17 – 23, 2022. Washington DC’s Winter...Read More
Winter really is a magical time here in Montgomery County, Maryland and makes for the ultimate place to get away....Read More
With so many great spots offering variations of our favorite weekend meal, picking the perfect place to indulge can be...Read More
After a slow start to the winter, the snow is finally here. With much of the Washington, DC region blanketed...Read More
We searched far and wide to bring to you a variety of activities and attractions that you may not have...Read More