C&D Canal Museum

815 Bethel Rd.
Chesapeake City, MD 21915- Map It
(410) 885-5621

AAA Editor Notes

C&D Canal Museum is off SR 213 at 2nd St. and Bethel Rd. Housed in the original canal pump house complex, the museum includes a working model of a water wheel and lock, paintings, maps, documents and artifacts pertaining to the history of the waterway. Within walking distance is a 30-foot, full-size replica of the Bethel Bridge Lighthouse, a wooden lighthouse used along the canal until 1927. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Free.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8-4. Phone ahead to confirm extended summer hours. Closed major holidays.