Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, Boonsboro

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The Washington County Agricultural Education Center is a 54 acre facility that is located 8 miles south of interstate 70 on Rt. 65(Sharpsburg Pike). It is a multi-use facility that can host your next trade show, company picnic, annual club event, horse event, concert or tractor pull, as well as many other events. The facility is available for rent per building or by rental of the entire facility. Rental fees vary based on your group/organizations tax-exempt status or if you are a county or non-county resident.

Please visit our website at http://www.washco-md.net/public_works/parks/agctr.shtm to view the detailed list of the facility and the fee structure.

The Ag Ed. Center is also the home of the Washington County Rural Heritage Museum and Village and the University of Maryland Washington County Extension Office.

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  • Three buildings loaded with artifacts yet each was organized, well labeled and very clean. It gives the visitor a real look in life in rural MD at the turn of the last century. Guides added...  more »
  • The mission of the Washington County Rural Heritage Museum is to preserve the past, educate and stimulate public awareness of rural heritage in Maryland's Washington County prior to 1940. And it has.....  more »
  • I have to say, the shining star of today's Beer Fest was a mead. A Fish Hunter mead, to be exact. Peppery and spicy with sweet notes of honey, you can't go wrong. I was as surprised by Orchid Cellers as most. But was pleasantly delighted nonetheless! Orchid Cellars, you rock! I just wish it was called something like Pepper Hunter!
  • There's always something new to discover. I love all the authentic olde time items!

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