Local Area Attractions
Capitol KOA is located just 20 minutes from downtown Annapolis, home of the United States Naval Academy, 20 minutes from Baltimore's Inner Harbor and 20 minutes from the New Carrollton Metro Station to Washington D.C., our Nation's Capitol. Be sure to ask about our Washington D.C. shuttle that leaves directly from the KOA every day, May 1st until September 30th. Let Capitol KOA be your home base while re-living our Nation's rich history and visiting all the beautiful attractions this area has to offer.
Six Flags America
Not only do we have discount tickets, but we are the closest KOA to Six Flags Amusement Park. Six Flags America is the Nation's Capital of thrills featuring more than 100 exciting rides, games, shows and attractions including Hurricane Harbor Water Park. New in 2015 is the Park's tenth roller coaster, Bourbon Street Fireball, a looping ride of fun. There's excitement for every member of the family. For more information call (301) 249-1500, or visit http://www.sixflags.com
Mount Vernon, The Home of George and Martha Washington
This historic site features Martha and George Washingtons beautifully furnished home, plus estate grounds. Mount Vernon is open 365 days of the year and welcomes an average of one million visitors each annually. Located 46 miles from the campground this attraction may be reached by car or boat.
The United States Naval Academy
Visit the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis. See where future officers are educated and trained. The Visitor Center is located inside the Academy and provides guided historical tours to the public.
Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Oriole Park at Camden Yards, often referred to as Camden Yards or Oriole Park, is the home of Major League Baseball's the Baltimore Orioles. Spring Training through Fall, this is one of the MLB's most highly praised parks. Mass transit available three miles from campground.
KOA Shuttle/Washington D.C. Tours
Book a seat on our daily shuttle, $13.50 per person, round trip (May 1 through September 30) from the KOA to the US Capitol Building, the start of the National Mall, in Washington DC. Then visit the historic landmarks of our Nation's Capitol on your own or continue with a sightseeing tour of Washington that you will never forget. From monuments to museums, from history past to history in the making, experienced guides will narrate the journey. A continuous stream of Tour mobiles allow you to stop where you want, stay as long as you would like and then the board again to ride to another historic site. Tour stops include the Arlington National Cemetery, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, WWII Memorial, White House, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Smithsonian Museums, Library of Congress, US Capitol and more. Our shuttle departs daily at 9:00 a.m. from the KOA and returns at approximately 6 p.m. Tickets must be purchased and paid for in person. Seating on the buses is limited, so it is strictly on a first come, first serve basis.
Washington D.C. Metro, New Carrollton Station
If you prefer flexibility, we are a short drive to the New Carrollton Metro Station, located 12 miles from the campground allows you to access the DC metro system. Ample parking and trains that leave every 12 minutes makes this a popular alternative
Baltimore, Downtown and Inner Harbor
The charm of Baltimore is Fort McHenry, home of the Star Spangled Banner, Oriole Park at Camden Yards, the National Aquarium and the bustling Inner Harbor where you can visit a myriad of shops and dine on Maryland's world famous Crabs. The Inner Harbor is also home to the ESPN SPORTSZONE, the Maryland Science Center and the Baltimore Ravens Park. It is a quick 20 minute drive to the city's Inner Harbor where ample car and RV parking is available.