Chesapeake City Area Attractions

Discover the history of Chesapeake City, MD.

C&D Canal Museum

The museum documents the history of the world’s third busiest shipping canal. Construction of the canal began in earnest in 1824. Today it is managed by the US Army Corp of Engineers.

Cecil County Farm Museum

This museum promotes the history of the contribution of farmers to the economy and growth of Cecil County, MD.

Mount Harman Plantation

This is an 18th century plantation that has been restored to its prior glory. Today it provides tours and learning experiences for young and old alike.

The C&D Canal Museum

Interactive displays, fascinating videos and more can be enjoyed at this museum.  Owned and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the C&D Canal Museum traces the history of the world’s third busiest shipping canal from inside the original 18th century pump house. 

(410) 885-5622