Student Sonata

Student Sonata

Experience Hagerstown’s award wining Arts & Entertainment District through specialized tours, educational workshops and unique performance opportunities tailored to your student group.

Begin your visit to Hagerstown with a tour of the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. Open year round, Tuesday through Sunday with Free Admission, the museum is a must-see! Docent tours are available upon request.

Arrange for a private tour of the historic Maryland Theatre for students. The Theatre has served as an anchor of the community for over 100 years. It has been said the best seat in the house is on stage, so invite the group on stage for a photo then surprise them with an opportunity for a impromptu performance.

Then take intermission and head to your area hotel to check-in and prepare for the evening activities.


Gather the group and head back to downtown for an early dinner at Applause Caterers at the Academy Theatre or the Grand Piano Ballroom.

In the evening entertain the group with a special performance at the Maryland Theatre. The theatre is a host to a number of visiting acts as well the Maryland Symphony Orchestra. Students receive FREE Admission to Masterwork Concerts and group discounts are available for other performances. For more information student tickets click here!

Curtain Call
Spend the morning at Antietam National Battlefield, the area’s top attraction for student groups!  Students will have the opportunity to learn about one of the most significant battles in the history of the Civil War in the moments leading up to the battle of Gettysburg.

Upon arrival view the 26-minute introductory film at the Visitor Center, the film is shown on the hour and the half hour. After the film, set aside some time to explore the on-sight museum, store before heading out on a tour of the battlefield. 

Shop and dine with your group at the Valley Mall. On sight dining  options include the food court, Golden  Corral, Red Robin, Noodles & Company, Olive Garden and Primanti Brothers.

Take the stage in the afternoon, in preparation for your groups community concert at the Bridge of Life Theatre in Hagerstown’s Arts & Entertainment District!

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