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Ellicott City, MD Tourism & Attractions

If you are thinking of visiting Historic Ellicott City, being for fine dining... coffee shops, the town's history or the large selection of antique shops, or places to stay, then plan your trip by visiting one of the below links. For more information on booking functions in Ellicott City, including visitor/relocation packs, please contact Howard County Tourism call 1-800-288-TRIP (8747).

The Town's Interactive Map
Parking in our Town
Map of the area
Interactive Map
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There are many places to choose from as far as parking is concerned. Even some, being free. To find out more about parking in our town, visit the Parking Section.

Historic Ellicott City Parking


Map of the Area
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Attraction & Shopping Opening Times
B & O Railroad Museum (Wednesday through Sunday- 11 am to pm www.ecborail.org). The other historic sites are open April through November on Saturdays and Sundays (usually 1 pm to 4 pm). The Historical Society Museum is open Tuesday & Saturday from 1 to 4 PM www.hchsmd.org. Generally, the shops are all open by 11:00 am. The usual closing time ranges from 5 pm to 6 pm but a few remain open later. The First Friday of each month the shops stay open until 8PM. While a number of shops are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays there would still be enough open to keep you busy. | Howard County Farm Heritage Museum |

Howard County Farm Heritage Museum

P.O. Box 335
West Friendship, MD, 21794
Tel: 410.489.2345 
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Howard County Antique Farm Machinery Club

Howard County is a 253 square mile community located in Central Maryland. We have a population of approximately 250,000. We are in a geographical setting that ranges from urban neighborhoods to rolling hills and rural farmland. Located between the cities of Baltimore and Washington, D.C., Howard County is subject to the demands posed by rapid growth and development. The mission of the Howard County Farm Machinery Club is to preserve our agricultural way of life through programs that offer presentations and displays designed so those participating can experience the way of life in historical Howard County. Our programs are both educational and informative that combines learning with a wholesome family environment. We partner with numerous organizations, many of which can be reached through links from our web site. Please click on an image below for a larger view.


B&O Railway Musum: Ellicott City Station $1.00 discount
Please just print it out and bring it into the museum when you visit
B&O Railway Musum: Ellicott City Station $1.00 discount
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Haunted Ellicott City
Ellicott Family Graveyard
The Enchanted Forest
Local Wildlife
Haunted Ellicott City
Ellicott Family Graveyard
The Enchanted Forest
Local Wildlife

HoCo Tourism Ghost Tours Coupon Code: ECNET3

HoCo Tourism Ghost Tours Coupon Code: ECNET3

HoCo Tourism Spirit Tours Coupon Code: ECNET

HoCo Tourism Spirit Tours Coupon Code: ECNET


AccessDNR – Our New Official Mobile App
| http://dnr2.maryland.gov/Pages/dnrapp.aspx |

AccessDNR logo

AccessDNR is the official app from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources for the State's outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you want to visit a State Park, hunt or fish, explore waterways by boat or kayak, or simply watch wildlife, the AccessDNR app provides all the information and services you need on the go.

Image of i-Phone display

Features Include:

  • Maps & directions to Maryland State Parks, trails, Wildlife Management Areas, boat launches & water access sites
  • Maryland State Park activities and amenities by location
  • Hunting season information by date
  • An option for hunters to report their harvest directly to DNR
  • A location-based sunrise/sunset display
  • Trophy Case, where hunters can upload harvest photos and share through Facebook, Twitter or by email
  • Maryland fish and shellfish identifier
  • Tide time tables and state fish record information
  • Hunting, fishing and boating regulation guides
  • Breaking DNR news and alerts

The app requires data access for some features.

Download the free mobile app now

Android App on Google Play icon links to app.

Links to iPhone App store 

The mobile apps were developed at no charge for the Maryland Department of Natural Resources by NIC Inc., through the self-funded eGovernment services contract with the State Department of Information Technology (DoIT).


Find a Children’s Museum
http://www.childrensmuseums.org/component/acmmuseumsearch/searchform.html

Canada's Best Childrens' Museums

http://www.kanetix.ca/best-childrens-museums-in-canada

Fun Astronomy Activities and Lessons
http://www.planetsforkids.org/

Jets, Planes and Helicopters: How Do They Fly?
http://www.ellejet.com/jets-planes-and-helicopters-how-do-they-fly.php

Wildlife and Nature Lesson Plans and Resources for Educators
http://www.nwf.org/what-we-do/kids-and-nature/educators.aspx

A Kid's Guide to Forest Fires
http://www.treeremoval.com/kids-guide-to-forest-fires/

100 Awesome Engineering Projects for Kids
http://constructionmanagementdegree.org/blog/2010/100-awesome-engineering-projects-for-kids/

Logistics Career Exploration Guide for Kids and Students
http://www.camcode.com/asset-tags/logistics-guide-for-kids/

Math Activities for Kids
http://www.graphite.org/reviews?subjects[1]=19647&gclid=CKGPkLqe0bwCFYRQ7Aod90AAwQ

Geometry Lesson Plans and Education Resources for Pre K-12 Students http://www.mortgagecalculator.biz/resources/geometry.php


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