901 West Pratt St., Baltimore, MD 21223














 MAY 2019


LAST WEEKEND of Day Out With Thomas™
May 3 - 5
Thomas the Tank Engine returns to the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore April 26-28 & May 3-5, 2019! Take a 25-minute train ride behind Thomas the Tank Engine, meet Sir Topham Hatt, and enjoy a day full of live entertainment, activities, and family fun! Some train rides may be sold out. Purchase admission on-site at the B&O Railroad Museum. Please note that everyone, including B&O members, will need to purchase a ticket for entrance into the museum during this six day event. Coupons, vouchers, discounts, consignment tickets, complimentary passes, membership cards, etc. are not accepted during Day Out With Thomas™ event days.
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Thursday, May 6
Museum closed for the setup and breakdown of the Day Out With Thomas™ event.
Golden Spike Celebration
Saturday, May 11 (10am - 4pm)
Sunday, May 12 (11am - 4pm)
Join us for a weekend celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Golden Spike, commemorating the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad on May 10, 1869. Check back for all the details!


Toddler Time
Thursday, May 16
10:30 am
Children to listen to a classic railroad story, create a craft, enjoy playtime at Choo Choo Blue Kids Zone, and enjoy a ride on our one-of-a kind Train Carousel  – all included with paid admission. Free for B&O Members.
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Day at the Races: A Preakness Celebration
Saturday, May 18
10am - 3pm

Join us for a Preakness celebration at the B&O! Enjoy signature cocktails while engaging with the "Iron Horses" of the 18th & 19th century. More details to come - please check back.


Memorial Day - Museum OPEN
NEW Temporary Exhibit: First to Fight
Monday, May 27
10am - 4pm
This Memorial Day the B&O Railroad Museum celebrates the new temporary exhibit, First to Fight, a World War I exhibit highlighting the contributions of railroaders at home and abroad. The first American units deployed in France were army railroad regiments, a story that is told through the detailed scale model of the 1917 Battle of Cambrai. Check back for details.
Blue Star Museums
Tuesday, May 28 - Sunday, September 1
Monday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm & Sunday, 11am - 4pm
Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 1,500 museums across America. The B&O Railroad Museum is proud to partner with Blue Star Museums and offer active military personnel and up to five family members free admission to the museum from Tuesday, May 28 through Sunday, September 1, 2019.


B&O Members receive FREE admission to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore!
During the months of April & May 2019, B&O members receive free admission to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore with the presentation of a valid B&O membership card and photo identification. Please note that Family and Family & Friends Memberships will allow free admittance for 2 adults and 2 children only.
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