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Summer Tourism Season Underway

May 29th, 2013 by WCBC Radio

The summer tourism season is underway, and while thousands will visit Allegany County to ride the steam engine and to hike and bike the Allegheny Passage- there are any number of other highlights including the growing Allegany Museum in downtown Cumberland. Gary Bartik, museum curator,  says the museum serves as a show house of Western Maryland history and heritage. Anyone taking a few minutes to take the tour will get a glimpse into what used to be in the area, with the coal industry and major smokestack factories that were the lifeblood of the community featured prominently…

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