You won’t find big box stores in Downtown Cumberland. What you will find are charming locally owned shops and boutiques filled with one-of-a-kind items, interesting and unique items, hand crafted items, antiques and collectibles. Chances are the person that greets you when you walk into a store is the owner. If you’re looking for a small town shopping experience, you’ll find it here in Downtown Cumberland. 

Barkin’ Basement Thrift Shop
45 Baltimore Street
301-301-0826

The Barkin’ Basement is a great place to shop! It’s fun – you never know what treasures you’re going to discover. It’s good for your wallet – you can pick up great items for a fraction of the original price. It’s environmentally friendly – usable items that may have landed in the landfill, don’t. The best part of shopping at Barkin’ Basement is that you’re helping to support the efforts of the Allegany County Animal Shelter and our homeless shelter animals