Memorial Day Closure & Recycling Notices• All City facilities will be closed on Monday, May 30 with the exception of the Miniature Golf Course, Water Park and Skate Park. Click here for hours.
• The collection of recycled materials for residents whose regular recycling day is May 30 will take place the preceding Saturday, May 28.
Gaithersburg Community Museum
The Gaithersburg Community Museum is located in the restored 1884 B&O Railroad Station complex. The Museum features educational exhibits and programs designed to spark interest and imagination in our City’s history.
International Latitude Observatory
In 1899 the Gaithersburg Latitude Observatory was built as part of an international project to measure the earth's wobble on its polar axis.
Gaithersburg Fire Museum
The museum includes a restored Diamond-T 1941 pumper, as well as helmets, uniforms, badges, department logs, radios and other items dating back to the 1920s.