With a B&O Membership, everyone gets a free ride!
901 West Pratt St., Baltimore, MD 21223
All Aboard! Become a B&O Member
Your support helps fulfill the B&O Railroad Museum's mission to preserve the physical legacy and experience of American railroading, and to interpret its history to the widest possible audience. B&O memberships make great gifts too!


B&O Members receive:
  • Unlimited FREE admission for an annual membership to the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore. (Day Out With Thomas and POLAR EXPRESS events are excluded.)
  • FREE Coach Class seating and discounted First Class seating on the Mile One Express Train ride. Visit Train Rides for more information.
  • FREE on-site, off-street parking at the B&O in Baltimore
  • 10% discount at the B&O Museum Store and on-site or online at Museum Store
  • Advance notice and/or ticket discounts to special events and programs. 
  • Special promotions or reciprocal memberships from our many partners offered to members only.
  • Referral Rewards Program ($10 gift certificate for every new member you refer to the B&O)
  • Reciprocal membership to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore in the months of April & May. Please note that Family and Family & Friends Memberships will allow free admittance for 2 adults and 2 children only.
  • Memberships up to $100 are 100% tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. 
  • Purchase the $250 Donor membership level, and receive reciprocal membership (free admission for two) in 2020 to the following historical sites in Baltimore: Baltimore Museum of Industry, Baltimore Streetcar Museum, Carroll Museums, Evergreen Museum, Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum, Hancock's Resolution, Historic Ships in Baltimore, Historical Society of Baltimore County, Homewood House Museum, Jewish Museum, Maryland Historical Society, Mount Clare Museum House, National Electronics Museum, Star-Spangled Banner Flag House, and St. Mary's Spiritual Center and historic site on Paca Street.


Individual & Family Memberships
  Individual (one adult)
  Dual (two people)
  Senior (one senior, age 60+)
  Dual Senior (two seniors, age 60+)
  Grand Family Senior (two seniors, age 60+ and up to four children)
  Family (two adults and up to four children)
  Family & Friends (four adults and up to four children)
  Donor (four Adults, four Children, and $100 Museum Donation)

 Please Note: A named card holder must be present to use membership privileges. Memberships are non-refundable, non-transferable, and may not be shared between households. Must present valid ID. 

+ Join the Rail Adventurers Club!

For an additional $25 per child, children ages 2-12 will receive the following with a purchased B&O membership:

  • One Choo Choo Blue Kids Club punch card for one day per month of FREE rides at Choo Choo Blueville, Carousel, and Happy Train (Some rides operate seasonally). Punch card for 12 consecutive months and child receives a special gift!
  • 10% discount off Choo Choo Blue appearance at Birthday Party
  • Unique opportunities when participating in Special Events


+ Add a Smithsonian Affiliate Membership

For an additional $25, receive the following with a purchased B&O Membership:

  • An annual subscription to Smithsonian Magazine
  • 10% off all purchases from Smithsonian catalogue and Smithsonianstore.com
  • Discounts on dining at the Smithsonian
  • Exclusive travel programs and study tour opportunities
  • Free admission to the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum in New York
  • Access to the members-only website at affiliations.si.edu/members
  • Discounts at participating Smithsonian Affiliate institutions and national retailers.
  • Travelogues from Smithsonian Journeys, offering members opportunities to see the full range of travel and tours from the Smithsonian
  • Smithsonian magazine online
  • Downloadable iPad app of the Smithsonian magazine
  • Downloadable Civil War app from Smithsonian Books
  • Quarterly online newsletter from Smithsonian Affiliations


Prefer to mail in your Membership application? Click here.

Please mail to Membership, B&O Railroad Museum, 901 W Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21223.

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For the Membership Office, contact 410-752-2490 x 205.
Please note there is a $5.00 replacement fee for membership cards.


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