The museum begins with rare Ice Age fauna discovered in deep mountain caves, covers the arrival and lifeways of the region’s Native American populations and includes a rich cast of legendary frontiersmen.
Western terminus of the C&O Canal offers canal boat tours, scenic railroad excursions, dining, shopping, C&O Canal/Allegany County Visitors Center and outdoor recreation.
Tells the story of the C&O Canal, boat building, coal industry and Cumberland as a transportation crossroad.
Local history and genealogical resources covering Western Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
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."
A 1931 art deco movie house offers an eclectic repertoire of theater, classic films, art, live music, and special interest events.
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.
Live theater, steam train, the western terminus of the C&O Canal and an outdoor mountain life found only in the Alleghenies. Small town charm with a history that dates to 1787.
Casual Dining-Coffee/espresso bar, deli style sandwiches, soups, salads, breakfast until 11am. Homemade frozen custard.
Casual Dining offering steaks, seafood and pasta for dinner and fresh salads, soups and sandwiches for lunch. Largest wine list in area.
Casual dining for locals and visitors alike. We are under Lover's Leap in the scenic narrows.
Good old fashioned bakery located in the heart of Cumberland. Yummy doughnuts, cookies, brownies, bread, pies and decorated cakes all made on site.