Your Bel Air Stay Puts You near Historic Sites
Located just off I-95, the Country Inn & Suites, Bel Air/Aberdeen, MD is just a short drive from breathtaking outdoor adventure and historic sites. Wander amongst the sculpted plants of Ladew Topiary Gardens, spy bald eagles at Conowingo Dam, or overlook the Chesapeake Bay from the top of Concord Point Lighthouse. History buffs won’t want to miss visiting local venues like the Steppingstone Farm Museum or the Havre de Grace Maritime Museum. You’re also just a 30-minute drive from Baltimore, where you can find plenty of fun things to do, such as exploring the shops, restaurants and ships that line the city’s Inner Harbor.
Tours and Museums:
- Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) (3.8 miles)
More than 70 tenant companies call this special U.S. Army training and testing facility home. Take advantage of our hotel’s special government amenities and deals to help you have a comfortable, affordable stay near the Army’s “home of technology.”
Phone: +1 (410) 272-4000
- The Aberdeen Room Archives & Museum (6.7 miles)
Established in 1987, this local museum features more than 5,000 historical documents, artifacts and other items that provide a glimpse into the growth of the greater Aberdeen area.
Phone: +1 (410) 273-6325
- Havre de Grace Maritime Museum (11.7 miles)
Located where the Susquehanna River meets the Chesapeake Bay, this museum in Havre de Grace tells the story of the region’s maritime legacy through artifacts and exhibits.
Phone: +1 (410) 939-4800
- Historic Jerusalem Mill Village (9.8 miles)
Witness the daily lives of 18th- and 19th-century craftsmen like blacksmiths and woodworkers at this sprawling 318-acre living history museum.
Phone: +1 (410) 877-3560
- Liriodendron (10.5 miles)
Guests can stroll the grounds of this impressive mansion that was the summer home of Dr. Howard Kelly, founding member of Johns Hopkins Medical College. The second floor of the Georgian Revivalist-style mansion is also home to four art galleries.
Phone: +1 (410) 879-4424
- Steppingstone Farm Museum (11.8 miles)
At Steppingstone Farm Museum, the farm life and cultural heritage of Harford County come to life through hands-on activities and various guided and self-guided tours.
Phone: +1 (410) 939-2299
- Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House (11.8 miles)
The story of the Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal is preserved through the collected artifacts housed in this 19th-century, two-story brick structure, built in 1840.
Phone: +1 (410) 939-5780
- Cedar Lane Regional Park (3.1 miles)
This 110-acre, multipurpose recreational facility hosts regional and national lacrosse, soccer, football and baseball events throughout the year on its 13 fields.
Phone: +1 (433) 807-1767
- Concord Point Lighthouse (11.6 miles)
Built in 1827, Concord Point Lighthouse rewards guests that make the 36-foot trek to its top level with lovely views of the Chesapeake Bay.
Phone: +1 (410) 939-3213
- Conowingo Dam (18.4 miles)
Take in amazing views of the Susquehanna River and indigenous birds with a visit to Conowingo. You might even spot a bald eagle if you’re lucky.
Phone: +1 (410) 457-5011
- Jericho Covered Bridge (7.4 miles)
Take a romantic drive over Little Gunpowder Falls through this 88-foot covered bridge, originally built in 1865.
- Ladew Topiary Gardens (19.8 miles)
More than 15 themed topiary gardens cover this pristine 22-acre green space, named by the Garden Club of America as "the most outstanding topiary garden in America."
Phone: +1 (410) 557-9570
- The Ripken Experience Aberdeen (11.8 miles)
Replicas of Wrigley Field, Fenway Park and Oriole Park at Camden Yards are among the seven youth-sized fields you can check out at this impressive state-of-the-art baseball complex named after the famous Cal Ripkin.
Phone: +1 (888) 779-2969
Also, be sure to view the hotel's Local Events page for information about area happenings.
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