Heritage & Historic Attractions

Group tours will love stopping at our many historical landmarks throughout Garrett County in the westernmost part of Maryland
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an old black and white photo of people in canoes on the water with trees behind them
Heritage Area Themes - Garrett County Chamber of Commerce, MD
Historic Recreation Theme
a large building with posters on the side of it's front and back walls
Heritage Area Themes - Garrett County Chamber of Commerce, MD
Transportation Theme
an old stone bridge over a stream in the middle of a lush green field with tall grass
Group & Tour Planners
Casselman River Bridge on the Historic National Road in Grantsville, MD
Loch Lynn Wetland Trail in Loch Lynn Heights, Maryland. Doggy approved!
Loch Lynn Wetland Trail in Loch Lynn Heights, Maryland. Doggy approved!
black and white photograph of an old cabin in the woods
National Register Properties in Maryland
The Kaese Mill near Accident in Garrett County is the only fully operational water-powered grist mill in Maryland. It is unaltered, in good operating condition, and displays a virtual museum of mill machinery inside. It was built in 1868 by Henry August Kaese, Sr., an immigrant miller from Germany who settled in Garrett County shortly after the Civil War.
a sign for the oakland and b & o museum open
Historic Oakland B&O Museum in downtown Oakland, Maryland
a drawing of a red brick building with windows and a sign on the front door
Friend Family Association of America Museum located in Friendsville, Maryland
five people standing in front of the museum of transportation
Group at the Transportation Museum in downtown Oakland, Maryland
the front of a store with two colorful benches in front of it and christmas lights on the windows
Coal Bucket Cafe and restaurant in Kitzmiller, MD
Coal Bucket Cafe and restaurant in Kitzmiller, MD: Close to Abram's Creek Lodge and Family Campground, Mt. Storm WV.
a small white building with red trim and green roof
Friend's Store - Garrett County
an old outhouse in the woods with a green door and sign on it's side
Garrett County Election House in Sang Run, Maryland
an old black and white photo of people standing in front of a house with horses
The National Hotel. Grantsville MD 1909
an old man holding a baby in his lap
Einstein visits Deep Creek Lake for secret vacation
Robbie Steiding sits on the lap of Albert Einstein during a 1946 secret visit that Einstein made to Western Maryland. The famous scientist was invited by Robbie’s father, John Steiding of Midland, to vacation at Deep Creek Lake.
a small white house with an american flag on the front porch
Mountain Lake Park Historic District - at the Town Hall you can obtain walking tours of this quaint town
an old building with columns and pillars on the front, surrounded by greenery and trees
Garrett County Courthouse in Oakland, Maryland. Built in 1907-1908