Brunswick Visitor Center & Rail Museum

Western Maryland

The C&O Canal's little Brunswick Visitor Center doubles as the Brunswick Rail Museum. As quiet as this town is, it was once home to the largest rail yard (7 miles long) owned by a single company in the world. Those days are long past, but the museum will appeal to trainspotters, and you have to have a heart of stone not to be charmed by the 1700-sq-ft model railroad that depicts the old Baltimore & Ohio Railway.

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