The B&O Railroad Museum offers visitors many opportunities to engage with the seminal history of the B&O Railroad and the broader story of American railroading at large, including family and sensory-friendly programming, field trips, resources for teachers, immersive exhibits, and an unparalleled collection of historic American railroading objects. Find out what you can learn as you explore the birthplace of American railroading!

Exhibitions

Explore the story of America through the railroad’s impact on our economics, culture, and society.

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Collections

The oldest and most comprehensive American railroad collections in the world.

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For Kids & Families

Here at the B&O Railroad Museum, we have something for everyone, from early learners to adults!

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For Teachers & Students

The Museum makes our history fun, engaging, and accessible for all students.

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TwinBkp
Knoxville, TN

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

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