Extends along 32 miles of the Patapsco River, encompassing 16,000 acres and five developed recreational areas (see web site for locations). Wonderful natural and historical features await visitors to this beautiful state park.
Restored one-room school house serves as living history museum/African-American genealogical resource center. First publicly funded school in county for African-American children.
View unique exhibits on 18th-19th-century milling techniques, floods of Ellicott Mills and the Ellicott family.
Old firehouse contains firefighter memorabilia, displays, uniforms, photographs.
Former church, built 1894, houses historic exhibits of Howard County life.
Period-appointed cabin and costumed docents reveal various aspects of Ellicott's Mills and 18th-century Quaker mill town, and the birth of the National Road.
Completed in1830, the station is America's oldest surviving railroad station and offers seasonal exhibits, education programs and living history programs.
Former girls' school built 1837 on land donated by the Ellicott brothers; now stabilized ruins with garden park events and programs emphasizing 19th-century history.
A family-owned & operated business. The King family has been satisfying the cravings of Maryland seafood lovers for over 60 years with fresh, delicious seafood.
Pure Wine Café is an upscale wine bar without pretension; a café with an amazing variety of healthy, delicious, and creative bistro food.
A local Ellicott City restaurant that specializes in tavern fare using fresh local ingredients at reasonable prices.
Howard Magazine's 2014 winner of best ribs,happy hour and value.
Upscale Italian menu created by Chef Keith Hosley in the spirit of traditional Italian dining, where it is common to enjoy 4-5 courses. Portions are adjusted acordingly.
The Friendly Inn cooks their food with an eye towards simplicity and tradition, and uses only the finest ingredients.
Casual upscale dining.