NOVEMBER 2014 at the B&O in Baltimore
Train Ride to Mount Clare Museum House
Restoration Facility Tour: the New, the Old, & the Restored!
Sunday, November 1
Take the 1:00 p.m. train ride for a behind-the-scenes tour of the Museum’s state-of-the-art restoration facility constructed in 2005 to restore and maintain the museum’s locomotive and rolling stock collection. This guided tour is an up-close and personal look at the shop including the machinery used in the restoration process and a peek at some of the “Iron Horses” currently being maintained and restored. Duration of the tour is 1 hour with an additional 15 minutes for train ride to and from the restoration shop. Space is limited to 25 people for age 13 and up. Train ride and tour is $11.00 per person with paid admission.
Saturdays, November 7, 14, 21, & 28 at 1:00 p.m.
Sundays, November 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29 at 12:30 p.m.
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 trip are $8.00 for adult , $6.00 for children, and free for B&O members. Please note that Mount Clare Museum is limited in handicap accessibility and restroom facilities. Please note that the B&O Museum reserves the right to cancel or change train rides in the event of inclement weather, equipment malfunction, or special event days.
Tickets sale for the Train Ride and Breakfast Buffet in the Roundhouse with Santa
Beginning Monday, November 2
Enjoy a full breakfast buffet while visiting and having your photo taken with Santa. Enjoy a magical display of toy and model trains at the B&O’s Holiday Festival of Trains & Toys event and a ride on the Museum's indoor Train Carousel. Then “All Aboard” the Mile One Express for an exclusive train ride with Santa! Space is limited; advance prepaid reservations required for the following weekend breakfast dates: December 4 & 5 and 12 & 13. Tickets on-sale beginning Monday, November 3, 2014.
Ticket sale for Holiday Story Time
Beginning Monday, November 2
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 reservations required for the following dates: Saturdays, December 4 & 12, Sundays, December 5 & 13, and Thursday morning, December 17. Tickets on-sale beginning November 2.
Super Hero Day
Train Ride at 11:30 a.m.
Hey kids! Here's your chance to become your favorite super hero! Come dressed as your favorite hero for an out-of-this-world experience and day of fun! Choo Choo Blue and friends make an appearance for story time and interactive games.
Veterans Day Weekend
Saturday, November 7 (10 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
Sunday, November 8 (11 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
Salute the military and veterans at the B&O! Join us for special living history presentations by members of the 4th Infantry Division Military Police Unit on our WWII Troop Sleeper. Vintage military vehicles will also be on display. Veterans with military identification receive FREE admission on these two event days.
B&O's Veteran Swing Dance
One evening only!! Saturday, November 7, 2015
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
It was the era of a toe-stomping Chattanooga Choo Choo -- a time when today's World War II veterans were young soldiers fighting a major war. To honor these brave men and women, the B&O Railroad Museum is hosting its annual Swing Dance inside the historic 1884 Roundhouse. For tickets or event details click here.
In-advance: $20 for B&O Members, $25 for the General Public, $45 for Couples
At-the-door: $30 for B&O Members, $35 for the General Public, $60 for Couples
Call 410-752-2462 x 212
Thursday, November 26
Museum closed in observance of Thanksgiving.
The B&O's Magical Holiday Express
Saturday, November 21, 2015 - Sunday, January 3, 2016
Museum closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, & Christmas 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!
CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS!