Hancock Visitor Center

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Near Hancock, Maryland

Hancock Visitor Center does not offer reservations through Recreation.gov. Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


The Hancock Visitor Center is located at mile 123 along the C&O Canal towpath in Washington County, MD. The charming Bowles House has seen its share of American history. This house is open seasonally.