Ticket Sale for Roundhouse Breakfast Buffet and Train Ride with the Easter Bunny
Purchase your tickets for a delicious breakfast buffet in the historic B&O Roundhouse with the Easter Bunny on Friday, April 14 or Saturday, April 15. Enjoy a carousel ride and professional photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny. Then All Aboard for an exclusive train ride with the B&O Bunny for a special treat! To purchase tickets contact Dana Kirn at 410-752-2462 x 221. Space is limited; advance purchase required.
Ever wonder how locomotives and rail cars are moved in and out of the historic 1884 Roundhouse? Watch Museum staff operate the 60 foot wooden turntable to move an historic rail car.
This two-day event hosted by the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore showcases participating railroad historical societies, model train groups, museums and tourist railroads from the Mid-Atlantic region in the Museum's historic Roundhouse and in other areas throughout the Museum's campus. Visit to see displays, exhibits, railroad preservation projects, artifacts and learn about how these historical organizations work to preserve American railroading in the Mid-Atlantic region. The B&O Railroad Museum will also offer visitors behind-the-scenes tour of the #908 "John T. Collinson" office car, the "Dreamland" slumbercoach, Tours of the 7100 and the PM-11 Diesel Electric Locomotive. Visitors may also take advantage of 10% discount at the Museum Store (some items excluded) and a specialty sale of railroad books and models.
Learn about fibers and fabric of the 18th century during this hands-on textile workshop that focuses on two dimensional objects and the fibers that make them up. After a brief lecture with visuals, participants are provided the opportunity to complete curatorial activities such as examining fibers under a microscope and analyzing an antique from collections. Space is limited. Prepaid reservations required by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. $18, $12 students, $5 members.