There is plenty to do in the historic town of Potomac. We have gathered a list of our special places to visit.
The Potomac Library is surrounded by award-winning gardens and is situated in the heart of the Village. Outdoor benches and tables provide a serene view and a quiet place to savor the treasure of reading. A welcoming atmosphere and knowledgeable staff at the library invigorates informational frills. Potomac Seniors Village is working with the library to provide easier access for our residents to check-out books from our computers.
Please visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov/Apps/Libraries/branchinfo/pt.asp for more information.
Great Falls Park
A three-minute drive from our community provides our residents access to the most visited attraction – Great Falls Park. George Washington envisioned the Potomac River to be accessible through the Patowmack Canal to encourage transportation and to draw people west of the Allegheny Mountains to the Eastern shore. Besides its historical significance, the park offers trails and breath-taking views of the Potomac River. To explore the history and nature of this beautiful 800-acre park only 5 miles from our community, please visit www.nps.gov/grfa/index.htm
Avenel TPC Golf Course
Home of the PGA Tournament, this famous golf course offers an award-winning portfolio of private TPC clubs, and provides an array of privileges and services. Avenel Golf Club provides an elegant lounge with rich furnishings and an upscale dining room. The TPC Golf Course is located 3 miles from the community. Please visit www.tpcpotomac.com
Old Angler’s Inn
Old Anger’s Inn is an exquisite and popular neighborhood spot. It is an historic preservation site. It has been ranked “100 BEST for the Past 5 Years” by Washingtonian Magazine. It was also given “The Award of Excellence from Distinguished Restaurants of North America 2005” by Dirona and was also ranked “Best Outdoor Dining” 2005 by Washingtonian Magazine. Please visit www.oldangler’s inn.com for more information.
Normandie Farm Restaurant
Established since 1931, Normandie Farm is a historic restaurant thriving from its delicious culinary traditions and French décor, which has galvanized many awards and achieved excellence in providing superior quality in food and customer satisfaction. Situated on 50 acres of Potomac estate, the restaurant embellishes contemporary American and European style dishes. Please visit www.popovers.com