Fort Frederick State Park in neighboring Big Pool, Maryland
Courtesy of Ft. Frederick State Park

 

Hancock Historical Society

Preserving the history and heritage of Hancock, Maryland
PO Box 164 • Hancock, Maryland 21750 • 301-678-6236 • info@HancockMuseum.org

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Hancock, Maryland is full of rich history.  From our stretch of the Bank Road, to our section of the C&O Canal, Hancock is home to a unique mix of Western Maryland history.  If you plan to visit Hancock in the future, or simply want to learn about the local history in the region, check out these websites for more information.

Hancock, Maryland Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 97
Hancock, MD 21750
Phone: 301-678-5900
Email: info@hancockmd.com
Website: www.hancockmd.com

Town of Hancock (Municipal Government)
126 West High Street
Hancock, MD 21750
Phone: 301-678-5622
Email: townclerk@townofhancock.org
Website: www.townofhancock.org

Washington County, Maryland Historical Society
135 West Washington Street
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Phone: 301-797-8782
Email: info@washcomdhistoricalsociety.org
Website: www.washcomdhistoricalsociety.org


Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park
Headquarters Office - Hagerstown, MD

1850 Dual Highway, Suite 100
Hagerstown, MD 21740-6620
Phone: 301-739-4200
Website: www.nps.gov/choh/


Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park
C&O Canal Hancock Visitor's Center
439 E. Main Street
Hancock, MD 21750
Phone: 301-745-5877
Website: http://www.nps.gov/choh/planyourvisit/hancockvisitorcenter.htm


Fort Frederick State Park
11100 Fort Frederick Road
Big Pool, MD 21711
Phone: 301-842-2155
Website: http://www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/western/fortfrederick.asp
Friends of Fort Frederick
Website: http://www.friendsoffortfrederick.info/index.htm





 


(Above) Barracks at Fort Frederick in neighboring Big Pool, Maryland. Courtesy of Ft. Frederick State Park.

(Above) Cannon firing at Fort Frederick.  Courtesy of Ft. Frederick State Park.

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