Community Attractions

Catoctin Furnace Historical Society and historic site: Tour a living history museum surrounding the iron furnace first established in the 1700’s.

National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton and the Basilica of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton: Trace the steps of America’s first saint with a living history display, or enjoy church services.

Covered bridges Enjoy a picturesque drive through the countryside while passing beautiful covered bridges

Catoctin National Park and Cunningham Falls State Park: Hiking, picnic areas, swimming and more

Catoctin Wildlife Preserve: A small zoo with local and exotic wildlife sprawling across a beautiful woodland setting

Woodsboro Historical Society: Learn about historic Woodsboro with a visit to the Woodsboro Historical Society.

Catoctin Mountain Orchard and Pryor’s Orchard: Pick your own fruit at these local favorites

Catoctin Breeze Vineyard, Links Bridge Vineyards, and Springfield Manor Winery, Brewery, Distillery: Wine tasting, events, live music, and more.

Frederick County Tourism: Plan your perfect Thurmont day with a visit to Frederick County Tourism’s site.

Keep Thurmont History Alive!

There are several ways to keep Thurmont history alive, including donations, purchases from our store, and volunteering your time.