Did you know? The original National Road, commissioned by Thomas Jefferson, passes through the town. Here, you can find Colonial-style townhomes and houses along with modern styles.
Frederick is a lively city steeped in history, located near the Catoctin Mountains. Popular sites to visit include the covered bridges, the house of Barbara Fritchie and Rose Hill Manor Park.
Check out some of Frederick's finest offerings. Try Avse Meze Lounge when you get that urge to taste expertly prepared Turkish, Lebanese and Greek dishes. Enjoy the latest wines at Berrywine Plantation and Linganore Winecellers for wine tasting or one of the annual events. At Crumland Farms both children and adults can go through the maze, learn about farming by touring the farm and have fun at the annual events. Rocky Point Creamery is on a back road, but it's a pretty drive for fresh, hand-dipped ice cream the way you like it. Take the whole family to the Catoctin Mountain Zoo, featuring over 300 species, and go on safari to see and feed many animals along the way.