• Heritage Area At a Glance 

  • Garrett County Historical Society


    Heritage AttractionsHistoric SitesMuseums

    About Us

    The Garrett County Historical Society operates the GC Historical Museum, the new GC Museum of Transportation in Oakland, MD and the Historical Museum in Grantsville, MD. Plan to visit our museums.

  • Get in touch

Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area

 15 Visitors Center Dr., McHenry, MD 21541

 301. 387.5238


  • This project has been financed in part with State Funds from the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority, an instrumentality of the State of Maryland.
    However, project contents or opinions do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority.

  • Photo Credits: Tim Jacobsen, Bob Carney, Marcia Warnick, Sarah Myers, Crede Calhoun, Higher Focus Studios, Garrett Historical Society, Garrett County Chamber of Commerce