America’s past is a fresh memory amid the county’s network of Civil War sites and 18th century structures, all preserved amid lush countryside and endearing towns linked by more than 20 historic stone-arch bridges.
Great golf, upscale and outlet shopping, restaurants, museums, theater and superb hotel and meeting facilities are all available. Hagerstown is an ideal place to host conventions and groups.
Washington County has many national and state parks including Antietam National Battlefield, Appalachian National Scenic Trail, Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, National Historical Park and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.
State parks include Fort Frederick, Fort Tonoloway, Gathland, Greenbrier and South Mountain State Park. Washington County has many community colleges and universities including Mount Saint Mary’s University, Hagerstown Community College and Kaplan College.