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Experience Today ~ Inspire Tomorrow
3035 Buckeystown Pike
Adamstown, MD 21710

Welcome to the Claggett Center

A retreat and conference center for adults and youth

The Claggett Center is known for its convenient location, personalized service and satisfied guest groups.  As you arrive, you immediately sense that the Center is unique -- situated on 268 acres with a working farm and fantastic views of Sugarloaf Mountain and the Monocacy River Valley.  The Center is nestled in the rolling hills of Frederick County, yet only an hour's drive from three international airports.  It's a place where inspiration abounds.

Take the time to hike one of our trails.  Enjoy a meal on one of our beautiful patios.  Find the perfect spot for a small group discussion or relax in one of our porch rockers and watch a striking sunrise.  It's a Center unlike any other.

The Claggett Center in Adamstown, MD features:

  • A variety of meeting spaces with free WiFi and a full range of A/V equipment
  • Comfortable overnight accommodations for groups both big and small
  • On-site dining options, prepared by a dedicated chef
  • Outdoor recreation, including an experiential learning ropes course
  • Youth camps and adult programs, led by a dedicated conference staff


Adult Programs

Registration is now open for:

  • Jan. 18-20, 2019 Weekend for Women
  • Feb. 1-3, 2019 Men's Retreat
  • Feb. 25-28, 2019 Writer's Retreat
  • March 15-17, 2019 Women's Weekend

The Claggett Center offers a variety of programs for adults. Early registration is encouraged due to limited space. Programs include an… Click for More


Part-Time Positions

Housekeeper: The Housekeeper is part of a team, led by the Housekeeping Director, that takes primary responsibility to ensure that all of the guest spaces are kept clean. Housekeepers perform a variety of housekeeping services to maintain clean guest rooms according to established standards. 

Hours: Hours are variable, depending fully on guest schedules. The… Click for More