Presenting Sponsor

Sensory Sundays continue in 2023!

To support our neurodivergent visitors, the B&O Railroad Museum is dedicating the first Sunday in February, April, June, August, and October to Sensory Awareness. These day will include environmental accommodations (no music, low lighting, quiet areas, increased signage for areas with sound effects), as well as sensory-friendly events (kids craft, train ride** and tour) and resources (sensory kits, social stories, and community table).

Feb. 5 – Frosty Fantasy

Sensory Activity: Sensory Lap Pads
Sensory-Friendly Tour: From Slavery to Civil Rights

Apr. 2 – Spring Spectacular

Sensory Activity: Coffee Filter Flowers
Sensory-Friendly Tour: The War Came by Train 

Jun. 4 – Fun in the Sun!

Sensory Activity: Puffy Paint Pictures
Sensory-Friendly Tour: Technology Changes

Aug. 6 – Under the Sea

Sensory Activity: Water Exploration
Sensory-Friendly Tour: Fueling America’s Railroads

Oct. 1 – Awesome Autumn

Sensory Activity: Silly Putty
Sensory-Friendly Tour: Iron War Horses


Pre-registration suggested, walk-ins welcome. See below for helpful preparation resources.
Included with Admission | Members FREE


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
  • 10 AM – Museum Opens (sensory activity and resource table* available in Roundhouse until 3 PM)
  • 11:30 AM – Sensory-friendly Train Ride**
  • 1 PM – Public Train Ride**
  • 2:30 PM – Sensory-friendly Tour

* Specific activities and resources will differ for each date.
** Train Rides currently unavailable for February 5, 2023.


RESOURCES TO HELP PREPARE FOR YOUR VISIT

More upcoming events at the B&O

The Underground Railroad

Exhibition Now Open!

Underground Railroad

2023 Programming

Champagne on the Train

Feb. 10 @ 7-9 PM

Turntable Demo

Feb. 25 & Mar. 26

B&O’s Birthday

Feb. 26 @ 10 AM-3 PM

Toddler Time

Every other Thursday, January – October @ 10:30 AM

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ TRAIN RIDE

Returning in 2023!

Bank of America Model Train Gallery

See Baltimore landmarks in miniature

WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT FROM:

2020
Award

Voted Washington Parent's Best Museum Winner 2020

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