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Garrett County Museum of Transportation

107 S 2nd St, Oakland, MD 21550-1519
+1 301-533-1044
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Amazing Must See!

The exhibits and historical data regarding each of the transportation modalities is just very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Phyllis K
Time well spent.

We had a very enjoyable time touring this museum. The displays were nicely laid out and... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Wayne2227
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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“school bus” (4 reviews)
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107 S 2nd St, Oakland, MD 21550-1519
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+1 301-533-1044
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The exhibits and historical data regarding each of the transportation modalities is just very comprehensive and this is a must see if you are in the area. It is free but a donation would greatly be appreciated. While we were there we noted that the...More

Thank Phyllis K
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable time touring this museum. The displays were nicely laid out and informative. I especially liked the bicycling section with many old time bicycles on display. The Gentleman that was working there was also helpful and pleasant.

Thank Wayne2227
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

Old relics of transportation with some interesting history and stories of interest on local area. Staff is pleasant and informative.

Thank baldeagle8502
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The museum is classy and very friendly and some of the local individuals volunteer here and they have some great stories and are very knowledgeable of the museum and it's displayed items.

Thank Tim A
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

If you are visiting Oakland, please note that there are three outstanding museums in this quaint town...and they are located in the same area of town. This particular museum offers displays of a local fire truck, buggies, carriages, boats, plus the county's first snowmobile! The...More

1  Thank LivinglifeinPA
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Garrett County Museum of Transportation offers many history lessons to the 2017 visitor. We like that the Garrett County Museum of Transportation is directly across the street from the B & O History Museum. There is lots of free parking. Well worth the drive from...More

1  Thank SavantIII_11
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The Garrett Museum of Transportation has a wide array of historic vehicles on display--cars, trucks, an historic firetruck, tractors, carriages, boats, and snow machines. There is an impressive model train display that includes miniature models of local buildings and sites. Photos of Deep Creek Lake...More

2  Thank garyg966
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

This place is truly cool! Beautiful inside and the staff is so darn nice. The cars and Deep Creek Lake memories are outstanding. I was a kid again. Must come and see this!

Thank stm1258
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

This two-story museum contains an amazing assortment of antique transportation items, including carriages, cars, fire engine, bicycles, motorcycles, sail boat and classic power boat.

Thank Judith B
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

We love to visit this Museum with friends who visit. They have done a stellar job of sharing Garrett County History through aritfacts,transportation,and wonderful presentations. Worth a visit !

Thank delilah62
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