Allegany Museum

3 Pershing St, Cumberland, MD 21502 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-777-7200


Western Maryland
Allegany Museum exterior
Photo Credit: Allegany Museum
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.



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November 26, 2018
Marcia P
We stopped in this free museum to kill some time, but really enjoyed our visit. The docent showed us the cases of native american items - he was involved in some of the archaeological digs and told...
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October 20, 2018
We spent an hour in the museum and learned about local history. Cumberland played an important role in our country's expansion west. The museum is low-tech, but it has a good collection of artifacts...
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September 14, 2018
Michael B
Very nice museum about the local history. Kelly tries was in this area, so 3 rooms about the huge industry the have here. Nice displays, places to sit, bathrooms, beer display, many old furniture...