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The Road that Built the Nation

The Maryland Historic National Road consists of eight different zones throughout Maryland. Be sure to visit every zone for a rich experience. COMING SOON! Free,  mobile app to make sure you get the most out of your experience!

1. Baltimore CityMore info

2. Baltimore CountyMore info

3. Howard County More info

4. Carroll County More info

5. Frederick County More info

6. Washington County More info

7. Allegany County More info

8. Garrett County More info

Travel the Road

Road Talk

“I got stumped”

– in the very early days, travelers used newly cut paths that often include tree stumps.  Sometimes higher stumps created impassable conditions with those traveling in large wagons.