Comfort Inn Capital Beltway/I-95 North
4050 Powder Mill Rd.
Beltsville, MD 20705
Phone: (301) 572-7100
Fax: (301) 931-6407
University of Maryland is a major educational hub with its history dating back to 1856. Students at this university have access to a number of facilities that helps them achieve an edge over others. This university aims for an all-rounded development of its students. With a well qualified staff and a career guidance center for students, its the best a child can get in terms of education.
Spanning 1176 acres (476 hectares), Greenbelt Park offers a refreshing escape from the urban grind. From hiking and bicycling to horse-riding, there's lots to do for outdoor enthusiasts within the park's sylvan landscapes. Excellent camping facilities throughout the park make it an excellent place for spending the entire day in the company of nature. There's picnic areas as well. Check website for more.
Prince George's County's only surviving historic mill, the two-story, rustic stone Adelphi Mill is the oldest and largest mill in the Washington area. Located near the University of Maryland on the Northwest Branch of the Anacostia River, the air-conditioned Adelphi Mill is available for public rentals.
Visit historic old town's Main Street with its antique and gift shops and restaurants; anchored by the Train Station and the Laurel Museum.
Situated on a knoll overlooking the Patuxent River on 15 acres, this two and a half-story late Georgian-style brick plantation house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. With four rooms on each floor, Snow Hill Manor features Federal-style trim, wood floors and period-style furnishings. This historic property may be rented by the public for meetings, receptions, weddings and other functions.
A National Historic Landmark situated on 70 acres, the Georgian-style Montpelier Mansion operates as a house museum and a rental facility. The property contains a rare surviving 18th century summer house and the Little Teapot Gift Shop. Some of the Mansion's rooms are furnished as they would have appeared from the end of the 18th century until 1830. Montpelier Mansion is available for weddings, receptions, luncheons, and meetings.
Brookside Gardens is a public garden located inside the Wheaton Regional Park, Silver Spring, Maryland. It is open for public visits without any charge. Spread across 500 acres (202 hectares), major features of the garden include an aquatic park with ponds and a gazebo, azalea garden, butterfly garden, children’s garden, fragrance garden, conservatories, maple terrace, a Japanese tea house, a nature center, rock garden, rose garden, perennial garden, a woodland walk, and much more.
Family owned and operated winery that produces German style wines from dry to sweet and two red wines. Tours and tasting by appoointment only.
County park nestled in a forest area featuring a variety of recreational and educational attractions including train rides, horseback riding, fishing, ice skating, and gardens to tour.
Named after the legendary rocket scientist, NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center is open to the public through their visitor center. The center was founded in 1959 and is NASA's flagship space flight complex. Only scheduled tours are available and families or small groups visiting the visitor center to see the exhibits and rocket garden can do so during normal hours without any reservations. The registered tours comprises of operation areas, testing and satellite building sites.
One of the prominent middle schools in Takoma Park, the Takoma Park Middle School has its origins in the historic Takoma-Silver Spring School. Sprawled over an area of 18.8 acres (76,080.p square meters), this school has well-maintained facilities, like the Lee Jordan Athletic Field, basketball courts, a greenhouse, six science laboratories, a library and even a television studio, that help the school provide wholesome education. The Takoma Park Middle School is also a part of Maryland’s Green Schools program, which requires it to conserve energy and adopt environmentally-friendly ways of functioning. See the website to know more.
A National Historic Landmark, Riversdale is a restored, stucco-covered brick Federal-style plantation mansion. The home is open for public docent-guided tours year round on Friday and Sunday afternoons and may also be rented for special events.