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Join us in Hagerstown, Maryland August 30-September 2 as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the creation of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park with canal enthusiasts from around the world.

Hagerstown’s historic Maryland Theatre will host the conference. Planning is underway. More information will follow in coming months.

Construction on the C&O Canal began 1828. It operated until 1924 and became a national park in 1971. Today the C&O it is the longest intact 19th century canal in the United States at 184 miles.

C&O Canal Association
PO Box 366
Glen Echo, MD 20812-0366

Map of C&O Canal

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August 30 – September 2, 2021
Hagerstown, Maryland USA