Fort Frederick State Park

Aerial view of Fort Frederick State Park Photo
Cornerstone of Maryland's frontier defense during the French and Indian War, the 250-year-old fort has been restored. Military re-enactments, living history programming on special event weekends.


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11100 Fort Frederick Rd
Big Pool, MD
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Rated 5 by sticklelis

September 15, 2022


Hidden Gem right off the highway

We stopped here on the basis of a dot on a map, we needed a rest from the road, so surprised, it was great. The fort and history was very informative, but didn't take long to see, lots of...

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Rated 5 by melissab896

July 19, 2022


Stepping back in Time!!!

Tony and I stopped by Fort Frederick State Park in Big Pool, MD. We got there at 4pm and the visitors center was already closing. It cost $5 for our vehicle for park entrance fees. We couldn't watch...

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Rated 4 by Homecroft56

March 28, 2022


HIdden gem right off I-70

Have driving by on I-70 multiple times and never stopped - finally took an hour to get off the highway and glad we did. Amazing that this was built in 1756 without power equipment. 22' high stone...

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