Enjoy a Boat Ride
Journey back in time to the 1870s and ride a boat . Rise eight feet in a lock and hear staff in period clothing describe life for the people living, working, and floating on the canal.
Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center
11710 MacArthur Blvd
Potomac, MD 20854
Pick up a ticket and board the boat outside the Great Fall Tavern Visitor Center
- Program lasts approximately 45 minutes
- In order to allow for physical distancing, the boat is limited to 15 riders per trip
Canal boat rides have ended for the season. Boat rides are expected to resume in 2022.
Visit Field Trips
for programs both on and off the canal boat.