In celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the Museum’s new exhibit, The Underground Railroad: Freedom Seekers on the B&O Railroad, the B&O is hosting special programming on Sun, Jan. 15 and MLK Day, Mon, Jan. 16.

Programs include a performance by the historic Union Baptist Church’s choir with an introduction by Reverend Montgomery, scheduled The Underground Railroad: Freedom Seekers on the B&O and From Slavery to Civil Rights tours, and kid-focused educational activities throughout the weekend.


Event Schedule

Sunday, January 15
10 AM – 2 PM: Kids Activity in Roundhouse  
11:30 AM: Train Ride*
1 PM: Train Ride*
2 – 3 PM: Union Baptist Choir and Children’s Choir performance 
3 PM: The Underground Railroad: Freedom Seekers on the B&O Public Tour 

Monday, January 16
10 AM – 1 PM: Educational activities in the Roundhouse for kids
12 PM: Train Ride*
1 – 1:30 PM: From Slavery to Civil Rights Public Tour 


Programming included with Museum AdmissionB&O Members FREE.
*Train ride tickets not included in admission price. Train ride tickets can be purchased on-site.

More Upcoming Underground Railroad Events

The B&O Railroad Museum is proud to host events and activities related to our exhibit, The Underground Railroad: Freedom Seekers on the B&O Railroad throughout 2023 — with live performances, lectures, and more.

Upcoming Events at the B&O

2024

Monthly Tours

See inside the the B&O No. 1961 Speedliner!

June 12, 15 & 16

May 24

Doors @ 7:30 PM | Show @ 8:30 PM

Restoration Shop Tours

June 9

June 21

6:30-9:30 PM

Sensory Inclusive Summer Camp

Week 1: June 24-28

July 13

5 PM – 8 PM

July 27

1-6 PM

WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT FROM:

Geoffrey Morrison
CNET

The B&O Railroad Museum is easily one of the best railroad museums in the country, if not the world.

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