DECEMBER 2014 at the B&O in Baltimore
B&O Magical Holiday Express The Giving Train
December 1 - 31
Monday- Saturday (10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Sunday (11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Museum Closed Christmas Eve & Day
Mark your calendars for the B&O's Magical Holiday Express devoted to trains of all sizes, your favorite holiday characters, and a train load of fun for the entire family! Please check back for all the details.
Thrifty Tuesday at the B&O
Tuesday, December 2
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Visitors receive half off regular admission rates the first Tuesday of every month at the B&O Railroad Museum! All aboard for the most important American railroad collection in the world!
Roundhouse Breakfast Buffet & Train Ride with Santa
Saturdays, December 6 & 13
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Sundays, December 7 & 14
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Join the B&O Railroad Museum for our annual breakfast buffet with Santa! Enjoy a delicious pancake breakfast, have your photo taken while visiting Santa, enjoy the magical display of holiday model train layouts and an indoor carousel ride. Then "All Aboard" for an exclusive train ride with Santa! Advance prepaid reservations required. General Public tickets for adults are $35 each and $27 for children ages 2-17. Advance prepaid reservations required. B&O member tickets are $27 for adults and $22 for children ages 2 -17. To purchase a B&O membership visit Membership. Tickets on-sale beginning Monday, November 3.
Holiday Story, Snack, & Train Ride with Santa
Saturdays, December 6 & 13 (1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
Sundays, December 7 & 14 (1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
Wednesday, December 17 (10:30 a.m. - 11:30)
Children and families enjoy a favorite holiday story with a snack of cookies, milk and hot chocolate. Then "All Aboard" the Mile One Express for an exclusive train ride with Santa! Space is limited; advance prepaid reservations required for the following dates: Saturday, December 7 & 14 and Sunday, December 8 &15 from 1:30pm to 2:30pm, and Wednesday, December 17 from 10:30am - 11:30am . General Public tickets are $21 each and B&O Member tickets are $15 each; ages 2 and up needs a ticket. Tickets on sale beginning Monday, November 3.
Train Rides to Mount Clare Museum House
Colonial Christmas Open House
Saturdays, December 6,
11am, 12 Noon, 1pm, 2pm, & 3pm
Experience the holidays of years past at Mount Clare Museum House's annual winter celebration. Special programs include live musical performances by the Monumental City Ancient Fife and Drum Corps. Purchase your fresh cut greens in the forecourt for holiday decorating. Looking for the perfect gift? The museum gift shop is filled with holiday merchandise to satisfy your holiday shopping list. Fun for the whole family! $8 per person.
B&O Train Ride to visit Mount Clare Museum House
Saturdays, December 13, 20, & 27 at 1:00pm
Sundays, December 7,14, 21, & 28 at 12:30pm
With paid admission to the B&O Railroad Museum, you may purchase a train ride ticket to visit Mount Clare Museum House. Learn the story that connects these two great sites. Tickets for this experience are $8 for adults, $6 for children, and free for B&O Members. Please note that rides are not guaranteed with your visit and that the Museum reserves the right to change or cancel rides without notice due to inclement weather or equipment malfunction.
Wednesday, December 24 and Thursday, December 25
Museum closed in observance of Christmas Eve & Day.
Special Day for Holiday Train Rides
Monday, December 29 & Tuesday, December 30
11am, 12 Noon, 1pm, 2pm, & 3pm
To celebrate the holiday season the B&O Railroad Museum offers expanded Mile One Express train rides on Monday, December 29 and Tuesday, December 30. Bring your family and friends and take a round-trip along the first commercial mile of track laid in America, recognized as the birthplace of American railroading. With paid admission, train rides are an additional $3 for adults, $2 for children, and free for B&O members.
Tuesday, December 31
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Museum is open on New Year’s Eve.