Frederick, Maryland’s 50-block historic district is home to museums, parks, and more than 200 specialty shops, restaurants, and art galleries. This two-mile walking tour highlights some of the downtown’s top attractions. Visit the National Museum of Civil War Medicine to discover the harsh conditions, personal sacrifices, and brilliant innovations of Civil War medicine. Take a backstage tour or catch a performance at Weinberg Center for the Arts, housed in a historic Art Deco 1926 movie palace. Stroll through Carroll Creek Park, a scenic linear park where brick walkways, public art, beautiful bridges and fountains make for picture worthy opportunities.