City of Cumberland

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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.


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c/o Allegany County Visitor Center
Cumberland, MD
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Rated 5 by gentlemanandscholar

January 16, 2023


Trains and train stations

Love this place. the history, trains, everything - definitely a must see. Family and I rode the train and it was like stepping back in time. SO much fun

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Rated 4 by Julie H

September 28, 2022

Julie H

Step Back in Time in the Old Depot

We loved the railroad depot behind the visitor center. It was like stepping back in time to when the steam locomotives were prevalent. You can even ride the steam locomotive pulled train here. It's...

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Rated 5 by BLMerce

September 03, 2022


National Park

We were surprised that this is part of the National Park system. My grandchildren aged 11 and 9 were able to earn their badges. Museum is full of interesting information about the C & O Canal. We...

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