Park Museum Collection Profile
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

Collection SummaryHistoric objects (instruments, tools, and equipment used in the surveying, construction, operation, and maintenance of the C&O Canal [c. 1828-1924]; historic objects and furnishings associated with canal boat families and canal lock keepers; paintings, drawings, and prints illustrating all aspects of the C&O Canal.

Collection Size 697,161
Facilities Exhibiting Museum Items Abner
Brunswick Railroad Museum
Cumberland Visitor Center
Ferry Hill
Georgetown Visitor Center
Great Falls Tavern
Hancock Visitor Center
Rileys Lockhouse
Williamsport Cushwa Warehouse
Williamsport Visitor Center
Virtual Exhibits
for All Parks

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