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Take the Walking Tour

Take the walking tour through downtown Frederick, and you will see a wide variety of sights, from... read more

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An easy walk.

Downtown Frederick is a welcoming place to spend a day. The Visitor's Center is very well done and... read more

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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Frederick, MD
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All reviews downtown frederick unique shops carroll creek shops and restaurants patrick st great place to visit the river walk window shopping small city live here every month within walking distance art galleries street parking market st historical sites day trip
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Reviewed yesterday

Take the walking tour through downtown Frederick, and you will see a wide variety of sights, from stately church spires to a modern art museum, with shops and restaurants thrown in for good measure. The tour starts from the visitors' center, where helpful people will...More

Thank GreenUnicorn
Reviewed 2 days ago

Downtown Frederick is a welcoming place to spend a day. The Visitor's Center is very well done and helpful with directions, pamphlets and coupons. The Civil War Museum would be a diversion from the several dozens of Canal Walk is a pleasant change of pace,...More

Thank parvo6
Reviewed 1 week ago

Carroll Creek Linear Park is beautiful with stone bridges with artwork, pretty water plants and koi fish. Abundant restaurant choices with outside seating options in the area. Especially enjoyed the different ethnic small plates offered at different restaurants. Loved the live entertainment on the street...More

Thank livefreeordie16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quaint downtown with lots of shops and eateries, from elevated fine dining (VOLT) to bars, pubs, pizzerias and delis. Unique shops ranging from antiques, retro items, vintage clothing, record (vinyl) store, gift shops, tea shops, book store, etc. Spent a perfect girls trip shopping, drinking...More

Thank KatNJ63
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely small town feeling with plenty of things to do and see. First Saturday was a hit all shops open and plenty to do and see and eat... Taking a stroll down the canal/stream that runs through downtown was really nice can't wait to come...More

Thank Douglas D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The area is very walkable, with lots of cute boutique shops, unique consignment stores, and restaurants galore. The canal area is very pretty, too! We were able to find street parking pretty easily. I recommend it for a stroll!

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The downtown area of Frederick is filled with interesting shops, cafes, coffee shops, art galleries, and history. We loved the Civil War Medical Museum. Parking in decks is easy and not very expensive. A very nice place to spend a full day.

Thank NCDoc
Reviewed October 8, 2018

On a recent visit with family we took a walk downtown along the canal. Seemed like a nice area. several shops and eateries on surrounding streets. Many historic sights to see in the area. We visited the Civil War Medicine Museum, quite interesting and informative.

Thank Kana60
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Loved the Promonade on Carroll Creek. Beautiful walk any time of day, with a number of restaurants and places to relax. It was a pleasant surprise. Go in the evening for dinner, it is lovely.

Thank Maureen C
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Plenty of great small shops to enjoy! Food is great, and local fare makes for a great place to visit.

Thank Joe K
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July 30, 2018|
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Response from 2hubbies | Reviewed this property |
There are some by the creek, but don’t recall any in the shopping area. You can always grab a cup of coffee in the many coffee shops and sit down. If you go, enjoy!
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June 26, 2018|
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Response from connyp561 | Reviewed this property |
Are you talking about Frederick, Maryland? There are no casinos in Frederic. Perhaps you are thinking of Charlestown. White Water rafting is also elsewhere. But the above answers re: Frederick itself are accurate.
April 1, 2018|
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Response from 2005-travel-lover | Reviewed this property |
It is roughly 40 miles. Frederick is North on Rt 270. On week days, this can take 1.5 to 2 hours and longer if the weather is bad. On a weekend morning, it can take less than an hour if you can get out of DC quickly enough.