College Park Airport
“Cradle of American Aviation”
World’s oldest continuously operated airport, established in 1909
1909 Corporal Frank Scott Drive, College Park
College Park Aviation Museum
A 27,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility, located on the grounds of the College Park Airport
The gallery is a one-eighth scale replica of the hangar the Wright Brothers built to house their
first military aeroplane. It was here in 1909 that Wilbur Wright gave instruction to the first
military officers to fly a government aeroplane.
The museum is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (except major holidays).
1985 Corporal Frank Scott Drive, College Park
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at Maryland
Occupying 318,000 square feet and situated on a 17-acre site at the northwest end of the
campus, the Center is a state-of-the-art performing arts “village” on the University of
Maryland campus, comprised of 10 interconnected structures. It is designed to serve the
music, theatre and dance divisions of the University, and in so doing, be a true center of
performing arts for regional audiences and national and international professionals.
Home of the University of Maryland “Terrapins” football team
Home of the University of Maryland “Terrapins” basketball team
National Archives II at College Park
Research hours are 8:45 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday and Wednesday;
8:45 a.m.-9:00 p.m., Tuesday, Thursday and Friday;
8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. Saturday;
closed Sunday and federal holidays.
Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning Commission (M-NCPPC)
Goddard Space Flight Center
National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA)
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