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Brunswick Heritage Museum

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40 W Potomac St, Brunswick, MD 21716-1111
+1 301-834-7100
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Very nice people, Nice museums

We visited the Heritage Museum. The folks who work there are very pleasant and informative. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lori W
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Rising Sun, Maryland
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This is a very nice museum which is operated both by the town and the National Park Service because... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael B
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Odenton, Maryland
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  • Average9%
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40 W Potomac St, Brunswick, MD 21716-1111
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Heritage Museum. The folks who work there are very pleasant and informative. The train layout on the third floor is nicely done. We enjoyed gaining history about Brunswick in the National Park service Museum, connected to the Heritage museum. Nice visit. We...More

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very nice museum which is operated both by the town and the National Park Service because of the important role the C&O Canal has played in the town's history and development. The first floor of the museum is dedicated primarily to the...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Brunswick Heritage Museum is terrific. It covers the history of Brunswick, the C&O canal, and the B&O railroad. We also got to view a Smithsonian Institute travelling exhibit, "The Way We Worked". The exhibits were very interesting. They will appeal to anyone interested in...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WE went for a traveling Smithsonian Institution exhibt: "How We Worked". There was so much more to see. A fantastic train layout on the third floor, I mean fantastic!, a great exhibit on the second floor, where we meta docent who has lived in Brunswick...More

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Ben and Mrs Too put this museum on a back-burner to do list mainly because it is listed as a subsidiary location by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Museum in Baltimore. Never in a million years would they have imagined what a treasure trove of...More

Thank Ben_Theretoo406
Reviewed May 30, 2017

This is a museum staffed with passionate volunteers who genuinely love their town The museum features a very well done exhibit on the building of the B&O Canal and it's subsequent conversion to a national park. The treasure is located on the third floor of...More

Thank Eric T
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Came by to visit the National Park Service location to learn more about the canal. Met a caretaker of the museum, so gave me loads of local historical information of the area, from the museums point of view. Unfortunately, the NPS rep was not in,...More

Thank Furyhorn
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by with my daughter and her friend. Visited the C&O Canal museum on the first floor, the early 1900s Brunswick "What it was like to live there" and I the third flood (my favorite) the B&O Railroad Museum

Thank Donald M
Reviewed October 30, 2016

This museum is located in an old building and is a combination of museum and model train display. Great place to learn about the history of the area.

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Reviewed May 9, 2016

Last Maryland trip I got to the museum just after closing. Made it a point to get there early this time. Good news for me, is that the town was having a wine tasting along the historic district. $20 got you tickets and a wine...More

Thank David W
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