In celebration of the Museum’s designation as a National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Site, and in honor of the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the B&O is hosting special programming exploring the concept of freedom on Sun, Jan. 16, and MLK Day, Mon, Jan 17.

Programs include our From Slavery to Civil Rights tour, kid-focused educational activities, a presentation by Reverend Montgomery of Baltimore’s historic Union Baptist Church and soloist recital from the church’s choir.

See full schedule of events for both days of our MLK celebration below.  


Schedule of Events 

Sunday, January 16

11:30 AM: Train Ride
12-4 PM: Kids Activity in Roundhouse
1 PM: Train Ride
2-4 PM: For this celebration of MLK Jr. Day, Reverend Montgomery of Union Baptist Church will join the museum for a presentation, Motivation to March On, followed by a soloist recital from the church’s choir. This will be followed by an African American History public tour, From Slavery to Civil Rights, through the museum.

Monday, January 17

10 AM – 12 Noon: Kids Activity in Roundhouse
12 Noon: Train Ride 
1 – 1:30 PM: From Slavery to Civil Rights Junior Tour
2:30 – 3 PM: From Slavery to Civil Rights Public Tour

More upcoming events at the B&O

B&O Community Days

FREE Admission 3-8 PM on Aug. 25 & Sep. 29

Restoration Shop Tour

Aug. 21

Back to School

Tours & Workshops Aug. 22-26

The B&O Farmers Market Returns!

Thursdays, 4:30-7:30 PM through Sep. 29

First Responders Day

Sep. 10 — Save the Date!

Sensory Sundays

Oct. 9

Diesel Days

Oct. 15 — Save the Date!

Tails on the Rails

Oct. 29 — Save the Date!

Bank of America Model Train Gallery

Now Open!

WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT FROM:

Patrese T.
June 2021

I love that the museum is what remains of the old train yard and the number and variety of train cars is remarkable.

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