C&O Historical Society

724 Commercial Ave, Clifton Forge, VA
Capacity: 500 people

About C&O Historical Society

The Chesapeake and Ohio Historical Society is proud to offer The C&O Railway Heritage Center | Clifton Forge. This Center is a railway heritage museum, interpretive, educational, and visitor’s center that tells the story of the C&O Railway: the people, the places, and the technology. The story is the essential American tale of how our nation grew, how we lived and worked, and how we were all connected together by twin rails of steel. The purpose of this center is also to honor the memory and contribution of all the railroaders who built the railroads that allowed our nation to prosper, and all those railroaders who continue to keep America moving by rail.

Event Spaces

Conference Room
Gadsby’s Tavern Dining Car
Picnic Shelter
Venue Types
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 100000