Fri-Sun, Mar. 25-27, 2022

Maryland on the Rails Scavenger Hunt

Fri-Sun, Mar. 25-27, 10 AM – 4 PM

Enjoy a Maryland history scavenger hunt available all weekend to help children explore the museum. 

Included with Admission. B&O Members FREE.

Maryland on the Rails: The B&O’s Contribution to Maryland History Public Tour

Fri, Mar. 25 at 1 PM
Sat. & Sun, Mar 26 & 27 at 2 PM

From Baltimore’s development into a major shipping and immigration hub, major advancements in transportation and communication, and the fight for freedom and equal rights during the Civil War and Civil Rights Movement the B&O Railroad has been witness to many milestones in Maryland history.

This tour will examine how Maryland before 1827 became an ideal location for the B&O Railroad and as a result how the B&O Railroad has continued to contribute to the robust history of the state of Maryland. 

Included with Admission. B&O Members FREE.

Freedom Quilt Stamping Activity

Sat, Mar. 26, 10 AM – 2 PM

In recognition of the close ties between Maryland and the Underground Railroad and in celebration of our recent designation and Harriet Tubman’s 200th birthday we will offer a craft related to the symbols of the Underground Railroad. 

Included with Admission. B&O Members FREE.

Mile One Express Train Ride

Sat, Mar. 26, 12 PM

On the Mile One Express, Museum visitors can experience a train ride along the nation’s first mile of commercial railroad.

Train Ride Tickets: $3 Adults | $2 Kids | FREE for B&O Members
Observation Car Tickets: $10 Adults | $6 Kids | $4 B&O Members

Tickets for the Mile One Express train ride can be purchased on-site here at the Museum.

More upcoming events at the B&O

Nov. 25-27 & Dec. 2-4, 9-11 & 16-19

Going Fast — Get Your Tickets Today for The Polar Express Train Ride!

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The Underground Railroad

Exhibition Now Open!

Holiday Festival of Trains

Nov. 28-Dec.31

Pet Photos with Santa!

Dec. 6, 5-7 PM

Turntable Demo

Jan. 7, Feb. 25 & Mar. 26

Bank of America Model Train Gallery

See Baltimore landmarks in miniature


Knoxville, TN

We did the train ride and our guide on board was excellent (history/information for the parents).

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