Operating Hours & Seasons

The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park is open during daylight hours year round. The Great Falls Tavern and Cumberland visitor centers operate year round, while other park visitor centers operate on a seasonal schedule. All facilities are closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. For hours of operation, directions and visitor center information please select from the following list of visitor center locations.

Georgetown: Currently Closed
1057 Thomas Jefferson St., NW, Washington, DC 20007, 202-653-5190

Great Falls Tavern:
11710 MacArthur Blvd, Potomac, MD 20854, 301-767-3714
Passport Stamp Location

Brunswick:
40 West Potomac Street Brunswick, MD 21716, 301-834-7100
Passport Stamp Location

Ferry Hill Plantation:
16500 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg, MD 21782, 301-582-0813

Williamsport:
205 W. Potomac St., Williamsport, MD 21795, 301-582-0813
Passport Stamp Location

Hancock:
439 E. Main St., Hancock, MD 21750, 301-582-0813
Passport Stamp Location

Cumberland:
Western Maryland Railway Station, Room 100, 13 Canal St., Cumberland, MD 21502, 301-722-8226
Passport Stamp Location

 
overview of Lock 20
Lock 20 located at the Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center.

NPS photo

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1850 Dual Highway, Suite 100
Hagerstown, MD 21740

Phone:

(301) 739-4200
This phone number is answered Monday-Friday from 8am-4pm.

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