Come celebrate the legacy of American labor at the Birthplace of American Railroading!

B&O workers laid the very rails which sparked the spread of industry across the United States and would change the nation forever. To honor these railroaders and the many working-class heroes that we all depend on today, we’re hosting special programming including a track laying demonstrations, train rides, and our Working on the Railroad Tour throughout the holiday weekend.  


Saturday, Sept. 2

Sunday, Sept. 3

Monday, Sept. 4 — $1 Admission All Day

Track Laying Demonstration — Sat, Sept. 2 @ 12 PM & 1:30 PM


Programming, with the exception of train rides, included with Museum Admission. B&O Members FREE.

$1 Admission on Monday, September 4!

Upcoming Events at the B&O


Monthly Tours

April 22, 26 & 27 @ 10 AM-12 PM

Restoration Shop Tours

April 27, May 19 & June 9

Screen Painting Exhibit & Workshop

April 29 – May 5

Sensory Inclusive Summer Camp

Week 1: June 24-28


Janet F.
Morgantown, WV

As you moved through the roundhouse it felt like you were following a cohesive storyline through the early history of the railroad.

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