Things to Do

Hays House

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Bel Air, MD 21014

324 Kenmore Ave., Bel Air. 18th century house originally built on Main Street and moved to its current location during the 1960's. Tours 4th Sunday of each month. 10am - 2pm. FREE

410-838-7691

Carter Mansion

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Havre de Grace, MD 21078

Susquehanna State Park, Route 155 to Lapidum Rd., north of Havre de Grace. Antique furniture, kitchen and toys. Memorial Day - Labor Day. Saturday - Sunday. 10am - 6pm. FREE

410-939-0643
http://dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/central/susquehanna.aspx

Concord Point Lighthouse

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Havre de Grace, MD 21078

Lafayette Street, Havre de Grace. Built in 1827, this restored lighthouse was in continuous use for over 150 years. April - October. Sunday. 1pm - 5pm.


Conowingo Dam

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Darlington, MD 21034

U.S. Route
 1, on the Susquehanna River. A 14 mile long fresh-water lake adjoins this hydroelectric dam, which is one of the largest in the U.S.


Harford Community College

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Bel Air, MD 21015

Off Route 22, 401 Thomas Run Road, Bel Air. Cultural center for Harford County. The Phoenix Festival Theater hosts plays and performing artists.

Special Events:  410-879-8920
Phoenix Festival Theater:  410-836-4211

Liriodendron

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Bel Air, MD 21014

502 W. Gordon Street, Bel Air. Built in 1898. The Kelly family of Maryland resided here. Today it serves as a Harford County cultural center. Exhibits, lectures, and concerts are offered. Tours - Sunday 1pm - 4pm. Closed 2nd Sunday of December through 1st Sunday of March. FREE

410-838-3942
http://www.liriodendron.com

Maryland National Guard

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Bel Air, MD 21014

41 N. Main Street, Bel Air. This Gothic style structure was designed by the notable architect, John B. Hamme, around 1915. A site on the Bel Air Walking Tour.

41-838-8700

U.S. Army Ordnance


Aberdeen, MD 21001

Aberdeen Proving Grounds, off I-95, exit 85, Route 22 East. Collections of army artifacts dating from the American Revolution including the Gatling Gun, General Pershing's Locomobile, and the German railroad gun, "Anzio Annie." Tuesday - Sunday. 12pm - 4:45pm. FREE

410-278-3602

Steppingstone Museum

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Havre de Grace, MD 21078

Susquehanna State Park, 461 Quaker Bottom Road, north of Havre de Grace. Former farm featuring a house furnished with turn of the century pieces and demonstrations of rural arts and crafts from 1880 - 1920. May - October. Saturday - Sunday. 1pm - 5pm. Admission required.

410-939-2299

Susquehanna Lockhouse Museum

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Havre de Grace, MD 21078

Erie
 and Conesteo Streets, Havre de Grace. Marks the beginning of a 45 mile canal to WrightsvillePA. The restored swing bridge over the lock is still in operation. April - October. Tuesday - Sunday. 1pm - 5pm.


Havre de Grace Decoy Museum

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Havre de Grace, MD21078

R. Madison Mitchell Place, Havre de Grace. Decoy collections of Madison Mitchell and Paul Gibson. The Museum hosts an annual Decoy Festival. Open daily 11am - 4pm. Admission required.

410-939-3739

Historic Havre de Grace

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Havre de Grace, MD 21078

Over 800 buildings comprise this Nationally Registered Historic District. More than 200 years of architectural history are represented. A walking tour guide is available through the Havre de Grace Chamber of Commerce.

410-939-3303 or 410-939-2296

Harford Equestrian Center

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Bel Air, MD 21014

Off Tollgate Road, SW of Bel Air. Rodeos, horse shows, and jousting tournaments are held here. Call for hours and admission.

410-838-2794 or 410-879-7192

Jersey Toll House

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Havre de Grace, MD 21078

Susquehanna State Park, Route 155 to Lapidum Road, north of Havre de Grace. Environmental displays and a nature center devoted to the Chesapeake Bay. Memorial Day - Labor Day. Saturday - Sunday. 10am - 6pm. Call for admission.

410-939-0643
http://dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/central/susquehanna.aspx

Bel Air Farmer's Market

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Bel Air, MD21014

An outdoor farmer's market featuring local produce, meats, cheeses, and flowers. Established in 1974, this market is held in two locations in Bel Air. Open April - October / November.

410-836-6346

Ripken Stadium


Aberdeen, MD 21001

873 Long Drive, Aberdeen. Built by the Ripken family and home of the Aberdeen IronBirds, an Orioles Class A affiliate in the NY-Penn League. Fun for all ages. Also home to the Ripken Youth Baseball Academy and host of the Cal Ripken World Series for 12 year-olds.

410-2970-9292
http://www.ironbirdsbaseball.com

Jerusalem Mill

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Kingsville, MD 21087

12514 Jerusalem Road
Kingsville
. Currently being restored, this 1772 mill was once the centerpiece of the Quaker settlement in the 18th and 19th centuries. Also located here is a building used as a gun factory during the American Revolution.


MA & PA Railroad

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Bel Air, MD 21014

Built in the 1880's, the Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad ran until 1959. A section of this beautiful route has been turned into scenic walking trails with easy access from both Bel Air and Forest Hill.


Rocks State Park

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Jarrettsville, MD 21084

Located 8 miles north of Bel Air off Route 24. 850 acres bordering Deer Creek offering canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, rock climbing, tubing and much more. Enjoy breathtaking views from the King and Queen Seat situated 190 feet above Deer Creek. This was once the ceremonial gathering place of the Susquehannock Indians.

For more information call:  410-557-7994
http://dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/central/rocks.aspx

Gunpowder Falls State Park

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Kingsville, MD 21087

Situated on nearly 18,000 acres in Harford and Baltimore counties, this park has so much to offer. There are more than 100 miles of trails, including the 21 mile Northern Central Railroad (NCR) Trail. There are opportunities for excellent trout fishing. It also offers boat launch, boat rentals, picnicking, playgrounds equestrian trails, white water canoeing, and more.

For more information call:  410-592-2897
http://dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/central/gunpowder.aspx

Susquehanna State Park

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Havre de Grace, MD 21078

This beautiful park is 3 miles northwest of Havre de Grace, off Route 155 inHarford County along the Susquehanna River Valley.  It is home to some of the most popular mountain biking trails in Maryland.  You can also enjoy a family friendly campground with traditional campsites as well as cabins, fishing, flat water canoeing, hiking, pet trail, playgrounds, and riding trails.

For more information call:  410-557-7994
http://dnr2.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/central/susquehanna.aspx
Mary Jones
Mary Jones
REALTOR®