Local history and genealogical resources covering Western Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
Tells the story of the C&O Canal, boat building, coal industry and Cumberland as a transportation crossroad.
Visit the 1867 mansion. Explore 3 floors of the furnished house. Virtual tour available, museum gift shop located in the carriage house.
See how families lived and worked on the canal. On-board stable, hay house, captain's cabin. Donations accepted.
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.
A 1931 art deco movie house offers an eclectic repertoire of theater, classic films, art, live music, and special interest events.
C&O landmark tunnel built in 1850, cut through 3,118 ft. of rock; a major engineering feat. Towpath, park, picnic facilities.
Western Maryland's only regional professional theater presents musicals and dramas year-round. Group rates available.
Casual Dining offering steaks, seafood and pasta for dinner and fresh salads, soups and sandwiches for lunch. Largest wine list in area.
Good old fashioned bakery located in the heart of Cumberland. Yummy doughnuts, cookies, brownies, bread, pies and decorated cakes all made on site.