Taneytown’s historic downtown district offers a diverse mix of businesses, a rich heritage of historical buildings and quaint architecture. Established in 1754, Taneytown held the encampments of General Mead for his Northern troops during the Civil war. History buffs will love the Historical Museum and self-guided or guided walking tours of downtown.
Visit unique shops, grab a bite to eat at a downtown restaurant and don’t forget to stop at Antrim 1844 Country Inn, an internationally recognized bed and breakfast. Built in 1844, Antrim was once a thriving plantation and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Visitors can enjoy firsthand the exceptional restoration of this historic property.
Taneytown is also a designated Main Street Maryland community.