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  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Lockhouse 8 (River Center)

    Saturday, October 21, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Learn about the Potomac River and the C&O Canal NHP.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Rileys Lockhouse Open

    Saturday, October 21, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    See inside a lockhouse and learn about life on the canal.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Rileys Lockhouse Open

    Sunday, October 22, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    See inside a lockhouse and learn about life on the canal.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Lockhouse 8 (River Center)

    Sunday, October 22, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Learn about the Potomac River and the C&O Canal NHP.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Learn, Walk, & Sing at the C&O Canal in Williamsport

    Friday, October 27, 2017

    Time: 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM,12:00 PM to 1:30 PM,2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Join C&O Canal park rangers on Friday, Oct. 27 for 3 programs focusing on C&O Canal history. Learn about National Park Service interpretation methods, take a walk to an historic tavern, and attend a canal songs sing-a-long.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Early American Surveying Techniques

    Saturday, October 28, 2017

    Time:

    Paul Parish will have a program on Saturday, October 28 at 10 pm, where he will talk about Early American Surveying Techniques

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    4 Locks Walking and Bike Tours

    Saturday, October 28, 2017

    Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM,1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Join a ranger for a walking tour of the 4 Locks area from 11am to noon and a guided bike ride from 4 Locks to Dam 5 from 1pm-4pm.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Lockhouse 8 (River Center)

    Saturday, October 28, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Learn about the Potomac River and the C&O Canal NHP.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Rileys Lockhouse Open

    Saturday, October 28, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    See inside a lockhouse and learn about life on the canal.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Rileys Lockhouse Open

    Sunday, October 29, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    See inside a lockhouse and learn about life on the canal.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Lockhouse 8 (River Center)

    Sunday, October 29, 2017

    Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Learn about the Potomac River and the C&O Canal NHP.

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Canal Myths and Truths by Karen Gray

    Saturday, November 04, 2017

    Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

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

  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

    Abner Cloud House - Open House

    Sunday, November 05, 2017

    Time: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Visit the 18th-century Abner Cloud House for an Open House!