Experience the Historic Charm of Frederick, MD
History surrounds the Frederick, MD area, and you can enjoy easy access to historic sites like Antietam National Battlefield, Gettysburg and Harpers Ferry when you stay at the Country Inn & Suites hotel. If you want to venture a little further from the hotel’s location near I-270 and I-70, head to the MARC station just one mile away and hop a train to Washington, D.C. Are you staying in the Frederick area for work? Many of the region’s top businesses like Flying Dog Brewery and Raytheon are just a short drive from the hotel.
Visit these attractions:
- Antietam National Battlefield (14 miles)
Widely known as the site of the bloodiest battle of the Civil War, the Antietam National Battlefield offers visitors a glimpse into this infamous chapter of US history.
Phone: +1 (301) 432-5124
- Carroll Creek and Community Bridge Mural (2 miles)
Visit this impressive art project designed by local residents and painted by artist William Cochran, and learn the story behind how a simple bridge united a creative community.
- Crumland Farms (7 miles)
Crumland Farms offers family-friendly entertainment with an eight-acre corn maze and a pumpkin patch.
Phone: +1 (301) 845-8099
- Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center (2 miles)
This exciting cultural hub is home to visually stunning art exhibits, an impressive art reference library and classrooms for artistic instruction.
Phone: +1 (301) 698-0656
- Downtown Frederick Historic District (2 miles)
For an enjoyable stroll through local restaurants, unique shops and historic buildings, make the short drive from the hotel and visit downtown Frederick.
- Fort Detrick
This 1200-acre military base specializes in biomedical research and development and houses more than 7,800 military, federal and contractor workers from every branch of the US military.
810 Schreider Street, Suite 100, Fort Detrick, Maryland 21702
Phone: +1 (301) 619-2018
- FEMA / National Fallen Firefighters Memorial (30 miles)
To honor the firefighters who have paid the ultimate price to save the lives of others, this memorable monument burns an eternal flame of remembrance.
- Francis Scott Key Mall (walking distance)
When you’re looking for great deals from well-known retailers like Macy’s, JCPenney and Sears, take a short walk from the hotel and hunt for bargains at the Francis Scott Key Mall.
Phone: +1 (301) 662-5151
- Frederick Indoor Sports Center
This 65,000 square-foot sports facility features indoor playing fields and training areas for year-round athletic fun. The center can also be rented for parties and events.
Phone: 1+ (240) 215-4040
- Harpers Ferry National Historic Park (14 miles)
The site where John Brown famously led his abolitionist uprising in 1859, Harpers Ferry offers visitors a glimpse into one of the most critical movements in American history.
Phone: +1 (304) 535-6029
- Harry Grove Stadium – Frederick Keys Baseball (1.5 miles)
Whether you’re treating the family or entertaining clients, enjoy our national pastime as you watch the Frederick Keys, the Class-A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, compete less than two miles from the hotel.
Phone: +1 (301) 662-0013
- Hood College (3 miles)
Hood College offers a quality education to more than 2,400 students and features a stunningly beautiful campus in the heart of Frederick.
Phone: +1 (301) 663-3131
- Monocacy National Battlefield (1 mile)
This historic battlefield was the stage for the one of the final Confederate attempts to overtake the Northern forces during the Civil War. Visit and see the very grounds where “The Battle That Saved Washington” happened.
Phone: +1 (301) 662-3515
- Mount Olivet Cemetery (Francis Scott Key Gravesite) (1.5 miles)
As the final resting place of Francis Scott Key, the Mount Olivet Cemetery offers visitors the opportunity to pay respects to the author of the United States national anthem.
Phone: +1 (301) 662-1164
- National Museum of Civil War Medicine (2 miles)
This museum provides an in-depth look at some of the primitive, yet crucial, medical equipment and practices employed during the Civil War.
Phone: +1 (301) 695-1864
- National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton (28 miles)
Elizabeth Ann Seton holds the honor of being the first native-born U.S. citizen to be canonized by the Roman Catholic Church, and this shrine provides an enlightening look into her life and work.
Phone: +1 (301) 447-6606
- Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre (4 miles)
Dinner and a show can be found at this immensely entertaining local venue. Experience fine dining and Broadway-style productions of the crowd favorites like Chicago, Grease and The Producers.
Phone: +1 (301) 662-6600
- Weinberg Center for the Arts (2 miles)
The Weinberg Center for the Arts is part museum and part performing arts theater. The center is home to one of the last remaining eight-rank Wurlitzer organs, and it features a regular schedule of theater, film, music and visual art performances.
Phone: +1 (301) 600-2828
Colleges and Universities
- Bank of America
- BB&T Bank
- Canam Steel
- Charles River Laboratories
- Department of Homeland Security
- Fairchild Controls
- Fannie Mae
- Flying Dog Brewery
- Fort Detrick Military Base
- Frederick Memorial Hospital
- General Dynamics
- Giant Eagle
- Lockheed Martin
- Mount St. Mary’s University
- National Emergency Training Center
- Penn Line
- PNC Bank
- Potomac Edison
- Southern Company
- Toys "R" Us
- Veterans Administration Office
- Veterans Training Academy
- Wells Fargo
- Frederick Community College (2.8 miles)
- Hood College (5 miles)
- Maryland School for the Deaf (0.5 miles)
- Mount St Mary's College (23.5 miles)
- National Fire Academy (23 miles)