4 days in Frederick, Philadelphia & Wilmington Itinerary

4 days in Frederick, Philadelphia & Wilmington Itinerary

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Frederick
— 1 night
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Philadelphia
— 1 night
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Wilmington
— 1 night

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Frederick

Frederick ©
Frederick is a city and the county seat of Frederick County in the U.S. On the 10th (Fri), get all the information you need at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, and then have some family-friendly fun at Victorian Photography Studio. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, browse the collection at C. Burr Artz Public Library, and then test your problem-solving skills at Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Frederick trip app.

Washington DC to Frederick is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from Washington DC in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Frederick, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Frederick

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Side Trips

Gettysburg, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience ©
Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, thenpause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, thenget a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, and finally contemplate the long history of Washington Square Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Philadelphia travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Frederick to Philadelphia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Frederick in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Philadelphia, with lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Wilmington.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

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Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Hagley Museum and Library, admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens, and then get engrossed in the history at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Wilmington tour planning tool.

Drive from Philadelphia to Wilmington in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Wilmington sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Wilmington

Museums Parks

Side Trips

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Longwood Gardens
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Hagley Museum and Library ©
Hagley Museum and Library
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library

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