Takoma Park Vacations
Takoma Park is a popular place to head to while you are exploring College Park as many of the city’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. Two destinations that should top every visitor’s list is the wonderful National Museum of Health and Medicine and the iconic Fort Stevens Park. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Takoma Park are the Rock Creek Golf Course and Adams Memorial.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a unique vacation destination. Take the time to see the many remarkable museums such as Hillwood Museum in Washington and the Pope John Paul II Cultural Center. See the region’s best and brightest performing live at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, the Carter Barron Amphitheatre in Washington and the GALA Hispanic Theatre.
If the sun is shining get outdoors and make the most of the nearby green spaces. When you need a little time out, visit the Soapstone Valley Park in Washington, a place where visitors can enjoy a little slice of tranquility. The nature reserves such as the Lafayette Recreation Center in Washington, give visitors an insight into the birds, trees and plants that exist in the region.
If you have a passion for sports, don’t miss the opportunity to see local favorites, the Maryland Terrapins, doing battle in nearby Byrd Stadium. On weekends the stadium becomes a sea of red, white, black and gold., as crowds come together to get behind their beloved team.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about staying close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, it’s hard to go past the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC - Silver Spring, the Hampton Inn Silver Spring, and the popular Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel.