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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Ferry Hill Plantation Open

    • Location: Ferry Hill Plantation, Sharpsburg Maryland
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, August 26, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/27/2016 to 09/04/2016

    Visitor Center open for season

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Great Falls Canal Boat Rides

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM,1:30 PM to 2:30 PM,3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    • Fees: $8.00 for adults (ages 16-61), $6.00 for seniors (ages 62 +), and $5.00 for children (ages 4-15)
    Friday, August 26, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 06/03/2016 to 09/04/2016

    Ride along the historic C&O Canal in a boat pulled by mules. Experience rising 8 feet in a lock. Hear park rangers in period clothing describe what life was like for the families that lived and worked on the canal.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Hancock Visitor Center Open

    • Location: Bowles House
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, August 26, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/20/2016 to 09/04/2016

    Visitor Center open

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Williamsport Replica Launch Boat Rides

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM,1:30 PM to 2:30 PM,3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Williamsport Visitor Center at the Cushwa Basin
    • Fees: FREE
    Friday, August 26, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 07/21/2016 to 09/04/2016

    Enjoy life on the canal during a replica canal launch boat program at Williamsport. This FREE 1 hour Program includes a short walk, boat ride, tour of Lock House 44, and a lock demonstration.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Dog Days of Summer Celebration

    • Location: Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free Entrance Day Aug 25-28
    Saturday, August 27, 2016

    Celebrate the Dog Days of Summer with "Cool" Fun!

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Potomac Pathways Nature Hike and Book Signing

    • Location: Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free Entrance Days Aug 25-28
    Saturday, August 27, 2016

    Guided hike will explore the resources of the Great Falls area followed by a book signing by the author of Potomac Pathways at the Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Williamsport Canal Days

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Williamsport
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, August 27, 2016

    Annual Event Celebrating the Canal in the town of Wiliamsport

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Labor Day Weekend @ Great Falls

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    • Fees: Free, with Park Entry
    Saturday, September 3, 2016

    Celebrate common labor on the Canal

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Great Falls Canal Boat Rides - Labor Day Holiday

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM,1:30 PM to 2:30 PM,3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    • Fees: $8.00 for adults (ages 16-61), $6.00 for seniors (ages 62 +), and $5.00 for children (ages 4-15)
    Monday, September 5, 2016

    Ride along the historic C&O Canal in a boat pulled by mules. Experience rising 8 feet in a lock. Hear park rangers in period clothing describe what life was like for the families that lived and worked on the canal.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Centennial Campfire Program

    • Location: Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 10, 2016

    Celebrate a Centennial of Campfires at the C&O Canal Great Falls Tavern

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Great Falls Canal Boat Rides

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM,1:30 PM to 2:30 PM,3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    • Fees: $8.00 for adults (ages 16-61), $6.00 for seniors (ages 62 +), and $5.00 for children (ages 4-15)
    Saturday, September 10, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 09/10/2016 to 10/30/2016

    Ride along the historic C&O Canal in a boat pulled by mules. Experience rising 8 feet in a lock. Hear park rangers in period clothing describe what life was like for the families that lived and worked on the canal.

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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Park After Dark

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
    • Location: Great Falls Tavern
    • Fees: By Ticket Only
    Saturday, September 17, 2016

    The C&O Canal Trust’s 6th Annual Park After Dark fundraiser promises great food, tasty libations and delectable desserts, along with unique auction items, a visit from the Canal’s mules, and more!

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Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center
Great Falls Tavern in the Snow

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