The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park invites you to explore Canal Classrooms!
Canal Field Trips
Interested in bringing your students to the C&O Canal? Learn more about Canal Field Trips and classroom materials.
Browse lesson plans, primary sources, and other education materials to use in your classroom!
Canal Classroom Corps
The park partners with the C&O Canal Trust to deliver high-quality education programs via the rangers, teachers, & volunteers of the Canal.
Education Article Series
Coming soon! Interesting history, amazing nature, complex canal technology -- an article series designed for educators and students.
Canal Kid Activities
Outdoors, online, or both? Canal Kids, explore dozens of activities featuring history, nature, geology, recreation, art, and more!
Canal Classrooms Corps
Comprised of retired teachers, educators and professionals, the Canal Classroom Corps deliver education programs with C&O Canal Rangers.
Every Kid Outdoors
Hey fourth graders! See America's natural wonders and historical sites for free!
The C&O Canal National Historical Park is grateful for the many park partners and school partners that support Canal Classrooms!
Last updated: March 20, 2021