Montgomery County Travel Guide

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Plan Your Montgomery County Vacation

In 1776 Montgomery County, named after Revolutionary War hero General Richard Montgomery, became the first Maryland county to drop the custom of naming jurisdictions after royalty. In between housing developments, strip malls, and office parks, the northern portion of the county retains traces of the area's agrarian beginnings.

Hotels

Montgomery County Hotels

Fodor's local writers visit every hotel we recommend. Look for our discerning Fodor's Choice picks or search by price and location.

Restaurants

Montgomery County Restaurants

Find the best Montgomery County restaurants in every price category with our top picks.

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