The City of College Park, MD
College Park is a popular city in the state of Maryland with a total of 27,286 residents living there. College Park is ranked as the ninth most populated city in Maryland and the 1157th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Prince George's County. The largest nearby city to College Park is Baltimore, approximately 35 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near College Park, including Alario's Pizzeria, Burger King Restaurant, China Buffet, Ej's Landing and Pizza Hut. For a larger selection of College Park restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby College Park Golf Courses, Arenas and/or Museums, including the Comcast Center - University of Maryland, Paint Branch Golf Course, National Museum of Language, Riversdale (Maryland) and College Park Airport. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of College Park please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 6 airports are located in or near College Park:
- Annapolis Lee Airport (ANP)
- Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)
- College Park Airport (CGS)
- Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK)
- Middle River, Bwi Airport Station
- Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)
College Park, Maryland Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, College Park experiences an average high temperature of 69 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 47 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.43 inches. The seasonal climate varies in College Park with daytime temperatures averaging 85 degrees in the summer, and 45 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect College Park to receive an average of 3.19 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.2 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -9 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to College Park should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 67 degrees, and nighttime lows of 46.
College Park, Maryland Attractions
11st Mariner Arena - Baltimore,
1st Mariner Arena is an arena that is situated in Baltimore, Maryland. In 2003, it was renamed by 1st Mariner Bank, which purchased naming rights to the arena for 10 years. It was reported that 1st Mariner Bank will need to pay the city $75,000 for the next ten years to keep the naming rights to the complex. 1st Mariner Bank Arena is located about a block away from the Baltimore Convention Center on the corner of Baltimore Street and Hopkins Place; it is also only a short distance from the Inner Harbor.
2African American Civil War Memorial Museum - , Washington,
The African American Civil War Memorial, at the corner of Vermont Avenue, 10th St, and U Street NW in Washington, D.C., commemorates the service of 209,145 African-American soldiers and sailors who fought for the Union in the American Civil War. The sculpture The Spirit of Freedom, a 9-foot bronze statue by Ed Hamilton of Louisville, Kentucky, was commissioned by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities in 1993 and completed in 1997.
3Algonkian Regional Park Golf Course - , Sterling,
The Algonkian Regional Park Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Loudoun County Virginia. Built in 1962, this Sterling course designed by Ed Ault is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 703-450-4655. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 47001 Fairway Dr, Sterling, VA 20165
4Alumni Hall - United States Naval Academy - , Bowling Green,
Alumni Hall is an indoor stadium at the United States Naval Academy, in Annapolis, Maryland. Completed in 1991, it seats 5,710 and serves as the primary assembly hall for the Brigade of Midshipmen. It is used for athletic contests — including basketball and wrestling — and is home for the Naval Academy women's and men's basketball teams, members of the Patriot League. Additionally, it is adaptable for lectures, assemblies, theatrical productions, concerts and official ceremonies and is home for the Bob Hope Performing Arts Center.
5American University Museum - , Washington,
The American University Museum is a museum that is situated in the Katzen Arts Center at the American University in Washington, DC. It is a three-story, 30,000-square-foot museum and sculpture garden located within the university’s Katzen Arts Center. The region’s largest university facility for exhibiting art, the museum’s permanent collection highlights the holdings of the Katzen and Watkins collection.
6American Visionary Art Museum - Baltimore,
The American Visionary Art Museum is an art museum that is situated in the Federal Hill neighborhood at 800 Key Highway in Baltimore, Maryland. The city agreed to give the museum a piece of land on the south shore of the Inner Harbor under the condition that its organizers would clean up residual pollution from a copper paint factory and a whiskey warehouse that formerly occupied the site. It has been designated by Congress as America's national museum for self-taught art.
7Anacostia Museum - , Washington,
The Anacostia Community Museum is a Smithsonian Institution museum in the Anacostia neighborhood of Washington, D.C., opened in 1967. Its focus is the national history and culture of African Americans, for presentation to scholars and to all visitors—domestic and international.
8Anderson House - , Washington,
The Society of the Cincinnati is a historical organization with branches in the US and France founded in 1783 to preserve the ideals and fellowship of the Revolutionary War officers and to pressure the government to honor pledges it had made to officers who fought for American independence. Now in its third century, the Society is a nonprofit historical, diplomatic, and educational organization that promotes public interest in the American Revolution through its library and museum collections, exhibitions, programs, publications, and other activities.
9Anne Arundel County Free School - Davidsonville,
Anne Arundel County Free School is a historic school building at Davidsonville, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. The first Free School of Anne Arrundell County was established by an Act of the General Assembly of colonial Maryland in 1723. It was built somewhere between its contractual date of 1724 and 1746 when it was under full operation with John Wilmot as schoolmaster. The existing abandoned building is 49' x 18', and consists of six rooms on two floors.
10Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial - , Arlington,
Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial, which is also referred to as the Custis-Lee Mansion, is a Greek revival style mansion located in Arlington, Virginia in the US and was once the home of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. It overlooks the Potomac River, directly across from the National Mall in Washington, D.C. During the American Civil War, the grounds of the mansion were selected as the site of Arlington National Cemetery, in part to ensure that Lee would never again be able to return to his home.
College Park, Maryland Hotels
College Park, Maryland Restaurants
This is a list of College Park Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Chinese Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
8601 Baltimore Blvd
College Park, MD 20740
5EJ's Landing At The Best Western College Park Inn
8601 Baltimore Blvd
College Park, MD 20740
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