At 184.5 miles long and 20,000 acres, there are so many ways you can enjoy the C&O Canal National Historical Park (NHP)!
History and Heritage
Places to Explore
A visit to the C&O Canal isn’t complete without visiting its surrounding communities. Museums, breweries, wineries, farms, shopping, dining, and more await!
See, hear, and even taste the area’s authentic heritage — experience the stories of the people, the land, and the waters of Maryland.