Andrews Air Force Base was established in 1945 and was originally known as Camp Springs Army Air Base. Renamed after a fallen airman that lost his life in an airplane accident, Andrews AFB maintains a community lifestyle built around unity and services. While most base residents live in the Prince George?s and Charles Counties, several residents endure the commute crossing the Wilson Bridge over the Potomac.
Reflecting a military presence, The Courses at Andrews Air Force Base carries an unforgettable golf experience. The envy of many golf courses, The Courses at Andrews Air Force Base boasts three 18-hole championship courses, providing a challenge for golfers of all skill levels. Besides golf, The Courses presents professional tournaments, dining, the only military resort resale golf shop, practice facilities and a state-of-the-art fitness center.
Cultural and entertainment events and destinations from nearby Baltimore, Annapolis and Washington, D.C., offer diverse options for Andrews AFB residents. Baltimore boasts over 100 annual community festivals, concerts, and events, while famous museums such as the Baltimore Aquarium and the Maryland Science Center top the list of places to visit. Washington, D.C., presents monument tours, museum trips, libraries and countless educational expeditions. With an active populace of 8,200 people, residents of the area utilize the many parks and thoroughfares for exercise and recreation.
Annapolis is a place where maritime heritage in a quaint seaport village provides a wealth of educational and recreational opportunities. Spend a day sailing the Chesapeake Bay, the largest estuary in North America on a breathtaking yacht, or kayak the many creeks feeding the Bay. The laid-back style and awe inspiring scenery is the backdrop as you dine on the fresh seafood fare of the Chesapeake Bay.
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