The Hagerstown - Washington
County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Washington County is known for its rich history. Located in the crossroads
of the Civil War, it is home to South Mountain State Battlefield, Antietam
National Battlefield, and
July 1863 Battle of Hagerstown. But Washington County also has a rich
Hagerstown’s Arts & Entertainment District is home to the Maryland Theatre
which offers year-round performances and events, including Maryland Symphony
Orchestra concerts. Hagerstown is also home to the Western Maryland Blues Fest.
The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, located in scenic City Park, boasts
an outstanding permanent collection with an active schedule of exhibitions, concerts
, lectures, films, and special events for all ages.
Washington County has a long list of educational and recreational activities.
Imagine relaxing in a canoe as it passes under historic Burnside Bridge at Antietam
Battlefield and thinking back to nearly 150 years ago when the whole area was
in the throes of the Civil War. This crossroads of the Civil War are filled with
history and culture. So much so, that you will begin planning your next visit
before the first one is over.
Washington County is home to great golf,
upscale and outlet shopping, restaurants,
museums, theater and superb hotel and meeting facilities. We love to host conventions
and groups here!