C&O Canal Cumberland National Historical Park-Cumberland Visitor Center

Tells the story of the C&O Canal, boat building, coal industry and Cumberland as a transportation crossroads.


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13 Canal St, Room 100
Cumberland, MD
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Rated 5 by kimbsanna

August 18, 2018


Great walking path.

Very nice walk along the path. Not from the area so had no idea what to expect. Enough people around so felt safe. Very shady and the path is wide and easy to walk on. Great history!

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Rated 4 by Prawet J

July 08, 2018

Prawet J

Great Park with great waterfall

The C&O Canal historic park starts in Georgetown in the District of Columbia stretches up into Maryland (northward) for over 180 miles. The canal system was built to transport coal and other crops...

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Rated 4 by jaimeelsabio

April 16, 2017


Great place to spend an afternoon

Have visited the park on multiple occasions and it's always an enjoyable day. While the public facilities are a little better at Great Falls park on the other side of the river, the C&O has the...

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