A sign of a community's overall vibrancy and ability to grow high tech businesses is often tied to its downtown. Downtown Hagerstown has undergone an amazing transformation over the past several years. The revitalized Arts & Entertainment District now offers a wonderful collection of beautifully renovated retail shops, restaurants, lofts, and condominiums all within walking distance of cultural attractions such as the historic Maryland Theatre, the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts and the Maryland Symphony Orchestra. A wealth of distinctive and ornate historic buildings that date back to the turn of the last century add special charm throughout the downtown area.
Residents, workers and visitors alike are impressed by downtown Hagerstown’s exceptional accessibility. U.S. Routes 40 and 11 intersect at the edge of the downtown area, while Interstates 70 and 81 skirt the southern and western edges of the city. more»
If shopping is your passion, you’re sure to love downtown Hagerstown. The revitalized historic area is home to a growing number of retail establishments offering a wide variety of items including antiques, apparel, gifts, household goods, food items, jewelry, musical instruments, sporting goods and much more. more»