• Coal Cargo Boat in the middle of the Canal being pulled by a mule team on the right hand side.

    Chesapeake & Ohio Canal

    National Historical Park DC,MD,WV

Photos & Multimedia

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Social Media: The C&O Canal has a number of social media platforms that can be utilized for information on the Canal's history and current happenings at the park. Check out all of our different social media pages here!

 
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Canal Discoveries Cell Phone Tour

Canal Discoveries (Cell Phone Tour): Your portable ranger awaits! Listen to canal stories from your computer or your cell phone.

 
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Canal Discoveries (Podcast): Take a virtual visit to the canal. Listen to podcasts, look at modern and historic photos, read stories, and learn about points of interest along the towpath. Make Canal Discoveries courtesy of our official partner, the C&O Canal Trust.

 
Living History

Photos: This section of the C&O Canal website is dedicated to all sorts of photos about the C&O Canal. There are images ranging from historical images to nature photos to event photos. Check them out here! Or visit our Park Flickr page.

 
Historic Mule Photo

Videos: Canal videos feature general information, historically specific videos, and other educational videos. Check out all the videos offered by the C&O Canal here!

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