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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    "101 Years, 101 Culverts" by Steve Dean

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 27, 2017

    Steve Dean presents his quest to photograph every culvert on the C&O Canal

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Lockhouse 70 Open house

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: MM 166.7
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 27, 2017

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/27/2017 to 09/30/2017

    Visit a restored lockhouse and discuss the significance and operation of the canal with park staff or volunteers.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Open Lockhouse 75

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Mile Marker: 175.7 Coordinates: 39.588493, -78.738668
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 27, 2017

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/27/2017 to 09/30/2017

    Visit a restored lockhouse and discuss the significance and operation of the canal with park staff or volunteers.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Williamsport Replica Launch Boat Rides

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Williamsport Visitor Center at the Cushwa Basin
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, May 27, 2017

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/27/2017 to 09/03/2017

    Enjoy life on the canal during a replica canal launch boat program at Williamsport. This free, 1-hour program takes visitors from the Cushwa Basin to lock 44 and back.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Music Boxes and Organ Grinders

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 28, 2017

    Washington Area Organ Grinder Society demonstrate this unique and historic entertainment.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Special Memorial Day Hours

    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    Monday, May 29, 2017

    The Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center will be open 9:00am to 4:30pm on Memorial Day.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Washington Revels Maritime Voices Concert

    • Time: 11:45 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    Saturday, June 3, 2017

    Hear the traditional songs of America's canal and waterways.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    On the Home Front: Civilians in the Civil War Ranger Programs

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Antietam NB, Pry House Field Hospital, Newcomer House, Ferry Hill Plantation
    Sunday, June 4, 2017

    In June and July, Ranger Programs will be held at Civil War sites at Antietam National Battlefield and C&O Canal National Historical Park, highlighting civilian perspectives during the Civil War.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    C&O Canal Pride Days Great Falls

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: 11710 MacArthur Blvd, Potomac, MD 20854
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 10, 2017

    Join us for the C&O Canal Pride Days' 10th anniversary!

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Williamsport Volunteer Meeting

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Trolley Barn at the Williamsport Visitor Center
    Saturday, June 10, 2017

    Every 2nd Saturday of every month. from 04/08/2017 to 10/14/2017

    Williamsport Bike Patrol, Canal Classroom Corps, and Visitor Services volunteers are invited to monthly meetings to discuss park updates, job safety, and educational information.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Canal Myths and Truths by Karen Gray

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    The C&O Canal's librarian reveals the latest research and how it has changed our understanding of the canal's operation and history.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Montgomery County Heritage Days on the Canal

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Riley's Lock and Pennyfield Lock
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Everyday from 06/24/2017 to 06/25/2017

    Tour lockhouses at Riley's and Pennyfield Lock, plus the Seneca Aqueduct.

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