Frederick County Apps
Want information about Frederick County at your fingertips? Why not try one of these great apps? A unique way to get more information on everything Frederick County has to offer or take along for your next visit.
Visit Frederick App
This app contains publications on visiting Frederick County and the historical and cultural significance of the region. Within the application are multiple publications available for download: The mobile version of Visit Frederick, the official Visitor Guide to Frederick County, Maryland from the Tourism Council of Frederick County, this guide contains all the great things to see and do in Frederick County; and Maryland's Heart of the Civil War - A Collection of Commentaries, the multimedia companion to the Emmy Award-winning film, Maryland's Heart of the Civil War.
- Visit Frederick Visitor Guide App
This is the mobile version of the Official Visitor Guide to Frederick County, Maryland from the Tourism Council of Frederick County, MD. This guide contains all the great things to see and do in Frederick County including where to stay and dine as well as shop and the many wonderful attractions in Frederick County. Watch videos and learn about the region’s Civil War history and rich agriculture heritage. Other items included in the guide are a downtown Frederick Walking Tour and detailed city, area and county maps.
- New! Maryland’s Heart of the Civil War ~ A Collection of Commentaries
This multi-media, online companion to the Emmy® Award-winning film, Maryland’s Heart of the Civil War is an app-based flipbook and includes a more comprehensive description of local events and happenings in the Frederick County area. It includes interview segments with noted regional historians, filmed during the making of the documentary. The interactive book also features links to additional spoken word quotes and diary passages by soldiers, officers and civilians.
The app-based flipbook is best viewed when downloaded to a tablet.
The Visit Frederick App and both publications are downloadable free of charge.
Frederick Walking Tour App
Experience the historical evolution of one of America’s great small cities from pre-colonial times to present day – through rich multi-media content that includes hundreds of vintage images that relate to preserved landmarks in Frederick’s magnificent historic district. The tour’s unique production approach draws from both national and local, human perspectives. The Frederick Walking Tour is comprised of seven mini tours, with each tour dedicated to a specific theme and timeline, with stops that are located in close proximity to one another. Other features include a video on use of the app, GPS tracking and a written transcript of each tour stop for the hearing impaired. http://itourfrederick.com/education
Maryland Civil War Trails App
This FREE app is the ultimate travel guide and planning tool for Maryland's Civil War Trails. Maryland Civil War Trails are a great way to explore and discover the people, places and stories of Maryland's pivotal role in the Civil War. Along three scenic drives and one dramatic walking tour, you will be immersed among the famous like President Abraham Lincoln and General Robert E. Lee and among the lesser known men, women and children who lived through some of America's most trying times.
This app will help you find your way to more than 225 sites, museums and battlefields while at the same time providing information on events, what to see and do and where to stay and dine.