History & Culture

  • People

    From workers to tavern owners, there were many people associated with the Allegheny Portage Railroad's operations.

  • Places

    Explore places associated with the railroad.

  • Stories

    Learn about the history of the Main Line Canal and Allegheny Portage Railroad.

  • Railroad tunnel
    Staple Bend Tunnel

    Hike or bike to the first railroad tunnel in America, a 30 minute drive from the Visitor Center. The trailhead is located in Mineral Point.

Last updated: April 5, 2024

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