The B&O Café is now open!

Café Hours:Open Daily10 AM – 4 PM

The B&O Café, a social enterprise of the Franciscan Center, offers a healthy lunch menu consisting of grilled burgers, chicken sandwiches, deli sandwiches, salads, soups, and kid-friendly items. A variety of desserts, snacks, and drinks will be available.

Chefs operating, managing, and working at the B&O Café are graduates and/or students of the Franciscan Center Dignity Plates Culinary Training Academy. Chef Steven Boswell, 6th Cohort graduate of the program, will serve as the Associate General Manager the cafe. All proceeds will be used to enhance the Training Academy program.

Outside food and beverages prohibited at the Museum. Please see Food & Beverage Policy here.

Museum Store 

Museum Store Hours:Open Daily10 AM – 4 PM

The B&O Railroad Museum Store offers a wide variety of railroad-related items to commemorate your visit, give as heartfelt gifts, use to expand your knowledge of American railroading, and more! From apparel for all to books, toys, signs and more, the Museum Store is sure to have something for everyone. Stop by during your visit to the Museum or start shopping now in our Online Store! 


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Knoxville, TN

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

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