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South Washington County Historic Church Tours

Ongoing Opportunities

  • December 16 at 1 PM

December 16 from 1-5 pm enjoy festive decorations, music, and light refreshments as you visit the Historic Churches of Boonsboro, Keedysville and Sharpsburg during their Christmas Open Houses!

This self-guided walking tour is free and open to the public. Each church will have a host available to give information on the churches' history and answer questions. Also, be sure to pick up a copy of the new South County Historic Churches Walking tour brochure available on site at the churches, sponsored by the Washington-County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau.

Participating churches:

Boonsboro Mt. Nebo United Methodist Church 134 S. Main Street, Boonsboro (organ/piano/violin/We4Flutes, 150th Anniversary Building Tours, light refreshments)

Trinity Lutheran Church 64 S. Main Street, Boonsboro (Choir 2-3PM)

Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ 33 Potomac Street, Boonsboro (Bell Choir 4PM, light refreshments)

First Christian Church 14 Saint Paul Street, Boonsboro (holiday music and light refreshments)

St. James Catholic Church 121 N. Main Street, Boonsboro (church tours)

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church 18313 Lappans Rd., Boonsboro (visit historic graves, view original church records, church history presentations)

Keedysville Salem United Methodist Church 25 S. Main Street, Keedysville

St. Peter’s Lutheran Church 53 N. Main Street, Keedysville (light refreshments, historic pamphlet available)

Mt. Vernon Reformed United Church of Christ 64 S. Main Street, Keedysville (light refreshments)

Sharpsburg Dunker Church Antietam National Battlefield, Sharpsburg (1-4PM Park Ranger guided tours)

Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church 209 W. Main Street, Sharpsburg Sharpsburg Church of the Brethren 123 E.

Main Street, Sharpsburg Holy Trinity Memorial Evangelical Lutheran Church 201 E. Main Street, Sharpsburg

Christ Reformed United Church of Christ 117 W. Main Street, Sharpsburg (light refreshments)

Tolson’s Chapel 111 E. High Street, Sharpsburg (1-4PM light refreshments/ tours)