C&O Canal National Historical Park

Trail, History Museum, National Park
205 W Potomac St (Williamsport Visitor Center)
Williamsport, MD 21795
(301) 582-0813


  • Trail is great and it's a scenic place full of history!
  • Great starting point for a stroll/bike ride up or down the canal path
  • Watch the video...it's only 4 minutes and worth it.
  • Get a deck of C&O civil war sesquicentennial cards at the vistor center. Take your cards to another civil war national park; i.e. Antietam, Gettyburg, etc, and you will receive a special gift.
  • If you head South watch our for rogue goats around the I-81 Bridge!
  • Get your NPS Passport stamped at the front office- C&O Canal and Potomac Heritage

Nearby places

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park (at MM 99.30)
14 W Potomac St
495 Premium Outlet Blvd