C&D Canal Museum

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

AAA Editor Notes

C&amp;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.</br></br>
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8-3:15 (also Sat.-Sun. 11-4, Apr.-Oct.). Phone ahead to confirm summer weekend hours. Closed major holidays. Allow 1 hour minimum.