Bike the nearly level passage from Pittsburgh, PA to Cumberland on a world-class rail-trail. Continue to Washington, D.C. on the C&O Canal towpath for the "ride of your life."
Local history and genealogical resources covering Western Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
Thirty-two-mile ride aboard 1916 restored Baldwin Steam Locomotive and vintage diesels through scenic mountains of Allegany County. Specialty trains available.
A 1911 historic bungalow overflowing with Asian Works of Art and American, European and British decorative arts. Experience the art a worldwide connoisseur left behind.
One-room cabin used by George Washington while an aide to General Braddock. Built 1754-1755, it is the only remaining structure of Ft. Cumberland.
C&O landmark tunnel built in 1850, cut through 3,118 ft. of rock; a major engineering feat. Towpath, park, picnic facilities.
Built on remains of a British Colonial fort; beneath floor of the church are the cellars, magazines and earthworks of Ft. Cumberland (c. 1755); three large Tiffany windows.
Professional art space features a wide variety of artwork.
Casual dining for locals and visitors alike. We are under Lover's Leap in the scenic narrows.