MAY 2017 at the B&O in Baltimore
Monday, May 1
Museum closed to the public for the set up of the weekend event Day Out With Thomas at the B&O Railroad Museum, May 5-7.
Tuesday, May 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!
Day Out With Thomas
Friday - Sunday, May 5-7
Friday (9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Saturday (8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
Sunday (8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.)
Don't miss your last chance to see Thomas the Tank Engine at the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore! For event details click here. Please note that everyone including B&O members will need to purchase a Day Out With Thomas ticket for admittance 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.
Monday, May 8
Museum closed to the public for the breakdown of the past weekend event Day Out With Thomas.
Education Connection: Mini-S.T.E.A.M.
May 9 - 31, Tuesday - Friday
10:00 a.m. – 12 Noon
Children enjoy Education Connection at Choo Choo Blue Kids Zone in the B&O Roundhouse. This month's program allows children to solve the mysteries of chain reactions, air flow, and gravity in this STEAM-driven series. Recommended for ages 2 and up.
Thursday, May 18
Toddler Time is the first and third Wednesday of each month January - October; some months may be altered due to other children events that may be scheduled. This program allows children to listen to a classic railroad story, create a craft, enjoy playtime at Choo Choo Blueville, and take a kiddie train ride through Choo Choo Blueville – all included with paid admission. Recommended for ages 2-5. Please note that ride is not guaranteed with your visit and that the Museum reserves the right to change or cancel ride in the event of inclement weather or equipment malfunction. Children programs begin promptly on-time.
Monday, May 29
Museum closed in observance of Memorial Day.
Blue Star Museums
Tuesday, May 30 - Sunday, September 3
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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 in Baltimore, Ellicott City Station, Mount Clare Museum House are 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 30 through Sunday, September 3, 2017. The Geneva Convention common access card (CAC) a DD Form 1173 ID card, or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card are required to receive free admittance.
B&O Members receive FREE admission to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore!
During the month of May 2017, 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. To become a B&O members, visit Membership.