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Trained docents lead visitors on a journey through Frederick County's past. With historical artifacts, works of art, photographs and other materials from the past, visitors experience the county's rich history and meet interesting characters from...more
Gorgeous antiques, portraits of local dignitaries, several beautiful grandfather clocks, a variety of rooms on two floors furnished in various period styles, and a small gift shop make this elegant building a worthwhile visit. Some fascinations on local history, including African-Americans, Early National leaders, women,...More
My wife and I toured this museum on a recent trip. The exhibits were well done and gave a good view of historical happenings in and around Frederick, Maryland. The clock collection is especially good. The staff was very helpful. We are glad we stopped.
Evangelical Lutheran Church, Frederick, MD, is one of the oldest Lutheran communities East of the Mississippi River. A stop by its twin spires and old nave is quite a step back in history. One will not only enjoy its history as a Lutheran church, but...More
Located the heart of the downtown area is Center Street that is lined with historical homes and buildings from the Revolutionary times through the 19th century. The historical society is housed in an 1820's Federal style home built by Dr. John Balzell.Inside are large spacious...More
The gentleman at the Visitors center recommended this museum and as it was just up the street from the Civil War Medicine Museum, I decided to give it a try. It is located in a historic home and has exhibits that highlight the house and...More
As a life long resident of the county, embarrassed to say I haven't stopped in before. The historical offering and artifacts are diverse and most interesting. In spite of being familiar with county history, I learned much more. It takes a good hour to thoroughly...More
We took the 90 minute Historic Frederick Tour which was an excellent way to immerse ourselves in the history and culture of Frederick as well as learn our way around. Our tour guide, Sandy, was wonderful. She was pleasant, friendly, and tailored the tour to...More