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Montgomery County Locations

Get more information about the museums, shops, restaurants and activities featured in The WETA Guide to Montgomery County

8633 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910

The AFI Silver presents the richness of American and world cinema, exploring all forms of the moving image in the digital era and seeing the screen itself as a source of literacy, learning and vision for the future.

9811 Washingtonian Boulevard
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Located within the Rio Entertainment Center, AMC Loews Rio Cinemas 18 offers all first run movies with Dolby Digital sound, on 18 screens with stadium seating.

19950 Fisher Avenue
Poolesville, MD 20837

Located in the heart of Poolesville, this 125 seat restaurant has three seating areas that includes a 3 season covered and heated patio. Enjoy their menu featuring something for everyone which includes their famous crab cakes and fried chicken.

111 West Montgomery Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850

The impressively built Beall-Dawson house is a great historical building that gives its visitors an inside look at the living quarters of both an upper-class colonial family and their enslaved servants.

20930 Lake Ridge Drive
Boyds, MD 20841

This 2,000+ acre facility features everything from picnic shelters near playgrounds and volleyball courts to spectacular views of Little Seneca Lake.

12901 Commons Drive
Germantown, MD 20874

BlackRock Center for the Arts inspires the community to explore, experience and engage in the arts by providing artistically excellent programs, creating the opportunity for lifelong participation in the arts.

19510 White Ground Road
Boyds, MD 20841

Explore this historical one room school house situated in the small town of Boyd, Maryland. The Boyd Negro School is known as being the only school for area African Americans until the late 1930’s.

1800 Glenallan Avenue
Wheaton, MD 20902

50-acre formal gardens & 2 conservatories, one has hundreds of butterflies!

22200 Davis Mill Road
Germantown, MD 20876

A family farm providing good, green fun and local produce for 60 years! Enjoy a twilight hayride, pumpkin festivals, and corn mazes.

Clayboy's Shaved Ice
Bethesda Avenue and Woodmont Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814

With over 20 flavors to choose from, this cart serving simple frozen treats has become a summertime staple in Bethesda.

26334 Ridge Road
Damascus, MD 20872

The Department, staffed by a combination of career and volunteer personnel, is responsible for protecting the citizens of Damascus as well as bordering towns in Montgomery, Carroll, Howard, and Frederick counties.

10211 Lewis Drive
Damascus, MD 20872

Available for meetings, weddings, parties, or special events, the Activities Center can seat up to 500 people indoors and offers an outdoor pavilion with large open grassy areas and free parking.

4950 Elm Street
Bethesda, MD 20814

Known for its Restaurant Row & artsy galleries, Bethesda is also home to local favorites such as Clayboys Shaved Ice.

916 Ellsworth Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Located on Georgia Avenue just two blocks from the Silver Spring MARC station, Downtown Silver Spring combines a vibrant, laid-back atmosphere with an eclectic mix of dining, shopping, and entertainment.

El Pollo Rico
2517 University Boulevard
Wheaton, MD 20902

Experience some of the best Peruvian style chicken you've had the pleasure of tasting at El Pollo Rico!

3804 Howard Avenue
Kensington, MD 20895

An Old World establishment specializing in unique treasures and tiny trinkets!

7300 MacArthur Boulevard
Glen Echo, MD 20812

Take a class in pottery, painting, photography, art glass, music, silversmithing, textiles, or dance! Enjoy a puppet show or theater performance and ride the historic Dentzel carousel.

11710 MacArthur Boulevard
Potomac, MD 20854

Open year round, the Great Falls Visitor center continues in a tradition of hospitality that has been thriving since 1831.

Lock Six, C&O Canal
Clara Barton Highway at Valley Road
Bethesda, MD

The C&O Canal is unique in that it remains virtually unbroken and without substantial modification affecting its original character for its entire length of 185 miles. Great spot for a relaxing bike ride.

11224 Triangle Lane
Wheaton, MD 20902

Marchone’s is a family owned and operated restaurant that has been serving authentic Italian cuisine since 1955.

100 Maryland Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850

With nine elected members, the Montgomery County Council is the legislative branch of County Government.

50 Maryland Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850

This is where the Sixth Judicial Circuit for Montgomery County, Maryland can be found, the only court in the county that is able to conduct jury trials.

Mutual Memorial Cemetery
18301 Brooke Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860

Said to be associated with free African Americans as well as some who were possibly enslaved, this cemetery has been in service since the 1850s.

2001 Olney Sandy Spring Road
Olney, MD 20832

Offers a diverse array of professional productions year-round that enrich, nurture and challenge a broad range of artists, audiences and students.

3748 Howard Avenue
Kensington, MD 20895

Featuring a weekly updated furniture showroom, Pritchard's has been one of the community's solutions to their antique and decorative arts needs for 30 years.

3308 Olney Sandy Spring Road
Olney, MD 20832

Nestled in the country charm of the historic Olney House, situated just 20 minutes outside of Washington DC, Ricciuti’s boasts sophisticated casual dinning, an award winning wine list, and gourmet wood-fired pizzas.

21 Maryland Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850

This state-of-the-art library is located in the Rockville Town Center with an abundance of features including a children’s room, teen area, group study rooms, tutor rooms, a computer lab and much more.

100 Gibbs Street
Rockville, MD 20850

Exciting location for concerts, shopping, and many other activities. Be sure to stop by the VisArts Center for a taste of local artist’s work!

17901 Bentley Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860

The Museum collects archival materials and artifacts pertaining to the local in the eastern side of Montgomery. It specializes in 18-20th century rural economy, transportation, education, and life in the rural villages that built today’s “megalopolis”.

Sharp Street United Methodist Church
1310 Olney Sandy Spring Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860

Opening its doors in 1822, Sharp Street United Methodist is the oldest black church in the county.

600 Veirs Mill Road
Rockville, MD 20852

Established in 1819, this cemetery contains a number graves of laborers who died while building the C&O Canal.

18125 Comus Road
Dickerson, MD 20842

This award winning winery hosts various events throughout the year including tastings and concerts. Be sure to enjoy a nice hike on the mountain while you’re there.

5471-5481 Wisconsin Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Referred to as the “Rodeo Drive of DC”, this small section of Montgomery County contains big name stores such as Tiffany & Co., Bulgari, Cartier, Christian Dior, Gucci, Jimmy Choo, Barney’s and Louis Vuitton.

11420 Old Georgetown Road
North Bethesda, MD 20852

This park is a historic resource of local, state, national and international significance because of its association with Reverend Henson, whose 1849 autobiography inspired Harriet Beecher Stowe's landmark novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin.

10701 Rockville Pike
North Bethesda, MD 20852

This beautiful Georgian mansion is an ideal location for private events such as weddings, small corporate meetings, private concerts and holiday parties. The Mansion at Strathmore provides several unique spaces available for rental.

18031 Central Park Circle
Boyds, MD 20841

Contains 24 fields, a Splash Playground, two 18-Hole Miniature Golf Courses an Adventure Playground, a 50-Station Driving Range, an Archery Range and a 3-acre lake. Plenty to do!

7155 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814

Created during great depression, this farmer’s market has become a staple of the city of Bethesda. Here you can find jewelry, clothes, flowers and of course, fresh food.

5301 Tuckerman Lane
North Bethesda, MD 20852

Providing affordable, accessible, multi-disciplinary and high quality arts programming in the Mansion at Strathmore, the Music Center at Strathmore, and on its scenic 11-acre site.

155 Gibbs Street
Suite 300
Rockville, MD 20850

A nonprofit organization, the Metropolitan Center for the Visual Arts finds its home within a 30,000 square foot facility which opened in 2007 where they strive cultivate and nurture creativity in children and young adults.

University Boulevard, Geogia Avenue and Veirs Mill Road
Wheaton, MD 20902

Incredible ethnic and cultural diversity. Jewish bookstore, Brazilian supermarket, and Thai restaurants are only a few of the attractions to Wheaton Triangle.

24801 Whites Ferry Road
Dickerson, MD 20842

Ride one of the last of the old ferries still in use across the Potomac River.

16501 Norwood Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860

Woodlawn Manor Living History Museum in Montgomery County, Maryland offers a variety of educational programs keyed to social studies curriculum and environmental studies for students and groups of all ages.

2423 Hickerson Drive
Wheaton, MD 20902

Preparing and serving superior Korean and Japanese cuisine for over 15 years, Woomi Garden upholds their reputation by using the freshest ingredients available. You can have traditional sushi, sashimi or your own unique sushi roll created for you at their sushi bar which is open daily.