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Cumberland Visitor Center

13 Canal St, Cumberland, MD 21502-3052
+1 301-722-8226
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Beautiful & Historic

Walked through the building and I could imagine how my grandparents could have walked through here... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Bob L
Winchester, Virginia
Part of the Western Maryland statioin

Very nice to visit and located in the down town area of Cumberland, Maryland. Nice for people that... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2017
Cumberland, Maryland
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13 Canal St, Cumberland, MD 21502-3052
+1 301-722-8226
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Walked through the building and I could imagine how my grandparents could have walked through here on a regular basis. I could see what they saw. There is so much to take in here I need more time. The C&O, the Western Md, the Great...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Very nice to visit and located in the down town area of Cumberland, Maryland. Nice for people that like to walk and enjoy the area. Parking is just across the street.

Thank 1942oldtimer
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We really enjoyed our visit to the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad. While waiting for the train the visitor center was a nice, cozy place to hang out. The Christmas decor was fun and what a beautiful job they did on this building. Love when towns...More

1  Thank motherpaintball
Reviewed 27 November 2016

A wealth of info on what to do in and around Cumberland. Excellent location by the train station and the beginning of the passage and C and O canal trails. Very helpful staff.

Thank nriemen
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This is a neat historic building, some statues out along the front, information inside with the park's service. A playground out front my son had to play on. The Maryland Western Railroad is here as is the C&O Canal.

Thank mdgipsy
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I had time to spend in Cumberland and happened to be at the Visitor Center. A lady in the gift shop was extremely helpful to me in finding a proper parking spot for my vehicle and then recommended places to eat and shop. There are...More

2  Thank Wxgirl2013
Reviewed 5 October 2016

If you're looking for some basic information on the Cumberland area than by all means you need to stop by this location to collect data. It contains all you'll need to make your visit better. The personnel can answer any question and send you on...More

1  Thank EDDIE A
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The staff was very friendly and very informative. While they were busy they did not seem hassled and appeared to enjoy their interactions.

Thank bjdav
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My husband and I visited here when we were in downtown Cumberland. He is a history buff, so we very much enjoyed the elaborate museum they have in back. The staff was also very friendly and helpful

Thank Dana S
Reviewed 18 August 2016

They have a great expedition of the canal and its workings. There is also a gift shop, and a live person to answer questions

Thank Allmond P
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