During the entire month of October, celebrate steam power with engaging programs relating to the museum's historic one-of-a-kind steam engine collection. On all Saturdays and Sunday, October 6, the museum will offer train rides behind the historic steam locomotive, #4 St. Elizabeth.
Civil War Steam Days Weekend
October 5 & 6
Saturday, 10am - 4pm & Sunday, 11am - 4pm
Steam Train Rides & Demonstrations:
Saturday, October 5 at 11am, 12 Noon, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Sunday, October 6 at 12 Noon, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Visitors may take a train ride behind the historic steam engine, the #4 St. Elizabeth to the Whistle Stop Gateway located west of the B&O Museum to visit the Museum's Restoration Facility and Mount Clare Museum House. On the Museum's west end, visitors may watch a demonstration of early American steam power as the museum operates the historic steam locomotive, Lafayette. This weekend only visitors will be able to tour the Museum's Restoration Facility and visit Mount Clare Museum House where they will meet Civil War soldiers at the site of Camp Carroll, Baltimore's largest Union encampment during the American Civil War.
Steam Train Rides!!
Saturdays, October 12, 19, 26
11 a.m., 1pm, & 3pm
During Saturdays in the entire month of October, celebrate steam power and steam engines at the birthplace of American railroading. Take a steam locomotive train ride behind the historic steam engine #4 St. Elizabeth every Saturday. Educational programming highlights steam power of locomotives that traveled all along the B&O rail system.