Ocean City, Maryland Boardwalk Hotel -Located directly on the Ocean City, Maryland Boardwalk, the Grand Hotel and Spa offers a place for fun, affordable vacations. Guests of the Ocean City, Maryland Boardwalk hotel enjoy an oceanfront resort experience with spacious balcony lodging, a full-service spa, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, fitness center, large entertainment room, wireless internet service in all public areas and more than 10,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, plus enjoy a delectable array of dining options from traditional American Breakfasts to family-friendly Italian dining.
Ocean City, Maryland Boardwalk History -One of America's most famous boardwalks, the Ocean City's Boardwalk was simply a wooden walkway when it was first built in 1902. The Ocean City Boardwalk was originally funded by local hoteliers as a way to draw visitors to the town and later expanded to a permanent promenade in 1910. In the 1920s, the boardwalk in Ocean City was expanded all the way out to 15th street. Then after a storm in 1962, the Ocean City Boardwalk was extended to its current size, which reaches to 27th street. Today, the Ocean City, Maryland boardwalk is dotted with fascinating museums and places of interest. To learn more about the Ocean City boardwalk, visit www.ocboards.com/history.php.
Ocean City, Maryland Boardwalk Attractions -There are many fun things to do along Ocean City's famed boardwalk. To check out an interactive map of attractions along the Ocean City Boardwalk, visit www.ocboards.com/map.php.
- Ripley's Believe It or Not Museum
- The Inlet Indian totem sculpture
- Pier Building
- Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum
- United States Coast Guard Tower
- Trimper's Carousel