Thing to Do

Explore the Trolley Barn at Cushwa Basin

Image of large brick trolley barn viewed from the front

Steam powered generating station.

Duration will vary depending on how long you spend looking at the video, exhibits, displays, etc.

All ages, but minors must be with an adult parent or guardian

Pets are allowed on leash in the area surrounding the trolley barn, however, only service animals are permitted inside the buildings.

Entrance is free

Located next to the C&O Canal Cushwa Basin Visitor Center, Conococheague Aqueduct, and Towpath Mile Marker 99

Open March-November

Wednesday through Sunday, 9:00am - 4:30pm

Accessibility Information
  • Trolley Barn is wheelchair accessible, though the entrance has a slightly steep incline on a gravel surface

  • Video has closed captioning

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail

Last updated: August 28, 2021