Friendsville Interactive History Tour

18 Stops

A fun walking or biking history tour with 18 sign markers. Online stories about the people and events that helped shape the town of Friendsville.

  • A rich history stretching over 250 years.

  • Friend Family Museum & Genealogical Library.

  • World class whitewater rafting & kayaking on the Upper Yough.

  • Direct access to the Wild & Scenic River on the Kendall Trail.

  • A beautiful riverside town for shopping and dining, and a wonderful community park for picnicking and relaxing.

  • The friendliest town in Maryland.

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Tour Design Production

Vision Quest Studios

Friendsville, MD 21531

The FIHT is funded by the Maryland Heritage Areas, The Garrett County Commissioners, The Town of Friendsville and The Garrett County Arts Council. This Project has been financed in part with State Funds from the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority, an instrumentality of the State of Maryland. However, the contents and opinions do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority. Special assistance by The Friend Family Association of America Heritage Museum and Genealogical Library and historian Ina Hicks.

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