Welcome to the Heritage Tourism Alliance of Montgomery County … come and sample our area’s rich heritage!

Visit the 93,000 acre Agricultural Reserve and find rural roads and landscapes looking much as they did in the 19th and early 20th centuries with historic sites, weathered barns, pick-your-own farms, and antique stores dotting the rolling landscape.

Learn the stories of the Underground Railroad and early Quaker communities of the 1800s in the Sandy Spring area.

Explore the beautiful C&O Canal along the Potomac River where you can enjoy hiking, canoeing, kayaking and birding along with your Civil War history.

Heritage Montgomery – history where you least expect it … in Montgomery County, Maryland!





News / Upcoming Events

African American Heritage Cookbook - Call for Recipes!

Check our Calendar for lots of fun things to do this Fall!

Community Cornerstones: discover historic African American communities in Montgomery County

Watch for our redesigned website - coming this Spring!





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Maryland Heritage

Montgomery County Government