OCTOBER 2017 at the B&O in Baltimore
Education Connection: I've Been Workin' on the Railroad
Tuesday - Friday in October
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 explores the ins and outs of railroad life on the rails and jobs held by engineers, conductors, curators and so many more occupations in this interactive series. Recommended for ages 2 and up.
Tuesday, October 3
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!
Thursday, October 5
Toddler Time is held on the first Wednesday in October. Children listen to a classic railroad story, create a craft, and take a kiddie train ride through Choo Choo Blueville – all included with paid admission. Recommended for ages 2-5. Please note that this event promptly begins on time.
RToddler Time Halloween Celebration & Costume Parade with Choo Choo Blue
Thursday, October 26
Join us for the year’s last Toddler Time, featuring a classic railroad story and Halloween celebration.Choo Choo Blue, the museum's mascot will lead the costume parade of children around the Museum campus to collect special treats. Kiddie train ride too through the fictional town of Choo Choo Blueville! All included with paid admission. Recommended for children between the ages of 2-5. Please note that this event promptly begins on time. Click here for details
Railroading Day "Calling All Scouts"
Saturday, September 23
The B&O Railroad Museum and the Boy Scouts of America are partnering for Railroading Day that is open to all boy scouts. Meet merit badge requirements toward the Railroading, Inventing, and Electronic Merit Badges. Special scout activities planned throughout the day. Hands-on activities are age appropriate for Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts.
Witches & Wizards Weekend
October 28 & 29
Young "Wizards & Witches" will love to explore the magic of railroading at the B&O! Take a train ride aboard the Wizards Express. Learn about the science of wizardry through the creation of edible "potions", wizard wands and hats, and much more! For more information click here