In fall 2017, the Crossroads of America permanent exhibit will be installed and ready to be experienced on the renovated first floor of the Museum
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(Image courtesy of Alan Mays)

The Allegany Museum is the largest neo-classical revival style building in Western Maryland. The beautiful wood-paneled ballroom is a wonderful space for wedding receptions, conferences, meetings, birthday parties, and other events. All rental packages include set-up and tear-down and can be customized to suit the needs of any occasion. Let our staff work with you to create a memorable event. Contact or click here for more information.

"The Architecture of Washington Street, Cumberland, Maryland", by Rolfe Singerman, is the latest addition to our website.
Click on this link to take a tour up and down the length of Washington Street, accompanied by Colonial tunes.

At the Crossroads of American History

The Allegany Museum serves the greater Allegany Region, which includes Allegany and Garret Counties in Maryland, Mineral County in West Virginia, and Bedford and Somerset Counties in Pennsylvania. The local geography links Allegany to the greater Appalachia region and creates a unique sense of identity and economic integration.