Join us in celebration of Black History Month for a free, public screening of the PBS documentary Underground Railroad: The William Still Story. The documentary recounts the story of William Still — a Philadelphia abolitionist who risked his life to help Freedom Seekers as an agent for the Underground Railroad. Screening will begin at 5:30 PM. Troy Mosley, Managing Director of Content for MPT, will be at the Museum to introduce the film before it begins.
Before the screening, join chief curator Jonathan Goldman at 4:30 PM on a tour of the new exhibit, The Underground Railroad: Freedom Seekers on the B&O Railroad.
Food and beverages will be available for purchase on site.
This is a FREE event. Free admission begins at 4 PM. Limited access to the Museum (Roundhouse and exhibits) available 4-6:30 PM.
More 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.
Programs include a performance by the historic Union Baptist Church’s choir with an introduction by Reverend Montgomery, scheduled From Slavery to Civil Rights tours, and kid-focused educational activities throughout the weekend.
Join us in celebration of Black History Month for a free, public screening of Underground Railroad: The William Still Story.
Chief curator Jonathan Goldman will be moderating an academic roundtable with advisors who took part in the production of our newest exhibit.
Join us at the Museum for a day of special kids programming and activities.
Experience Howard University’s Afro Blue Ensemble & Department of Music live in the B&O’s historic Roundhouse.
Historian and author Anthony Cohen will be joining us for a lecture on the history of the Underground Railroad.
More upcoming events at the B&O
Restore Baltimore Information & Assessment Sessions
The Underground Railroad
Exhibition Now Open!
Champagne on the Train
Feb. 10 @ 7-9 PM
Feb. 25 & Mar. 26
Feb. 26 @ 10 AM-3 PM
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