Make memories on your vacation with a variety of things to do in Salisbury

Located near Maryland’s Atlantic shore, the Country Inn & Suites, Salisbury, MD puts you within easy reach of Salisbury University and other area attractions. Plan a day trip to Assateague Island, just 35 minutes away, where you can enjoy spotting the island’s wild horses as well as activities like hiking, kayaking, and biking. Pack a picnic lunch in your hotel room with goodies you’ve stored in the fridge and drive less than three miles to the Salisbury Zoo for a day of family fun. Looking for educational things to do? Tour Pemberton Historical Park’s stunning grounds, or learn about local wildlife at the Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art. If you’re on a corporate trip, you can treat clients to a round of golf at nearby Elks Golf Club or Green Hill Country Club.

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Assateague Island

23.49 mi / 37.8 km from the hotel
Lying just off the coasts of Maryland and Virginia, Assateague Island hosts more than a million visitors annually. Swim, surf, kayak, view wild horses, and go crabbing at this unique estuarine ecosystem.

Arther W. Perdue Stadium

0.59 mi / 0.94 km from the hotel
Settle in with snacks and a drink and root for the Delmarva Shorebirds, the local Single-A baseball team, at this 5,200-seat stadium.

Henry S. Parker Athletic Complex

3.89 mi / 6.26 km from the hotel
Sports fans can enjoy playing and watching their favorite outdoor sports, and families can spend an afternoon picnicking or hiking at this 41-acre park.

Ocean City, MD Boardwalk

25 mi / 40.24 km from the hotel
Whether you’re walking, riding your bike, or rollerblading, you’re sure to have a blast on one of the country’s best boardwalks. Also known as Atlantic Avenue, this long stretch of shops, restaurants, and parks dates back to 1902.

Pemberton Historical Park

5.71 mi / 9.19 km from the hotel
Built in 1741, this historic plantation home has been restored and is open for tours. Families and leashed dogs can enjoy the hiking trails that surround the house.

Salisbury University

3.78 mi / 6.08 km from the hotel
Visit a student, take a campus tour, or cheer on the Sea Gulls at this nationally recognized public institution established in 1925.

Salisbury Zoo

2.22 mi / 3.57 km from the hotel
This small, relaxing zoo is home to animal species native to North, Central, and South America. Hang out here for a family-friendly and educational day of fun.


6.24 mi / 10.04 km from the hotel
For laser tag on two stories, 60-plus arcade games, a rock-climbing wall, and 20,000 square feet of roller skating, head over to CROWN.

Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art

2.03 mi / 3.26 km from the hotel
Set downtown on Schumaker Pond, this museum shares the history and art of carved wildfowl decoys. Its historical and modern exhibits are both educational and delightful for guests of all ages. Enjoy additional artwork, a sculpture garden, and nature walks as well.

WinterPlace Park & Equestrian Center

1.6 mi / 2.58 km from the hotel
Located just off Route 50, this gorgeous park features a pavilion, playground, tennis courts, ballfields, volleyball courts, and a walking trail.

Wicomico Youth & Civic Center

1.93 mi / 3.1 km from the hotel
Call the box office for tickets to one of the concerts, family-friendly shows, or comedy tours scheduled during your visit.