FEBRUARY 2014 at Ellicott City Station
African American History Lecture by Daniel Carroll Toomey
Proudly presented by AMTRAK®
Forgotten Warriors - Maryland's Black Regiments During the Civil War
Saturday, February 15
Join noted Civil War author and historian Daniel Carroll Toomey for "Forgotten Warriors" Maryland's Black Regiments During the Civil War. This presentation focuses on the often neglected contributions of Maryland's African-American soldiers during the Civil War. Mr. Toomey is the Museum's guest curator for the 150th anniversary exhibit and author of the recently released book, The War Came By Train, detailing the role of the railroad in the American Civil War.
Civil War 150th Anniversary
The War Came By Train
Now – May 30, 2015
Wednesday – Sunday
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Ellicott City Station, America’s oldest railroad station, hosts a satellite exhibit of The War Came by Train that presents living history demonstrations and exhibits highlighting the effect of the railroad during the Civil War on small town life, residents and troops that came through.
Maryland Zoo Members receive FREE admission to the B&O's Ellicott City Station!
January & February
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
During the months of January and February 2013, the B&O is granting the Maryland Zoo of Baltimore members free entrance into the B&O Railroad Museum Ellicott City Station with the presentation of their valid Zoo membership card and photo identification. Card holders with family memberships are allowed entrance for 2 adults and 2 children.