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B & O Railroad Museum

History Museum and Platform · Washington Village
901 W Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21223, United States
Hours:
Closed until 10:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sat
    • 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 11:00 AM–4:00 PM

The B&O Railroad Museum is a museum exhibiting historic railroad equipment in Baltimore, Maryland, originally named the Baltimore & Ohio Transportation Museum when it opened on July 4, 1953

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    "Home to the most powerful steam engine locomotive ever built!"(3 Tips)
    Denise D.
    "Amazing: great for train lovers as well as history buffs."(2 Tips)
    Charlie D.
    "Check on line for the train rides too."(2 Tips)
    Tom R.
    "Go into the roundhouse and stare up."(2 Tips)
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  • Sukari B.

    Absolutely beautiful place

    Sukari Brown · 3 days ago
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  • Noah @Noah_Xifr X.

    Wonderful collection of railroad history including tons of actual cabooses. Engines. Passenger cars. #steampunkHEAVEN #trains #railroad #sculpture #metal

    Noah @Noah_Xifr Xifr · November 20, 2015
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  • Benguin F.

    Extensive collection. The wheelhouse is very cool

    Benguin Frison · February 15, 2015
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  • Rick G.

    Great museum for Train buffs! Just give yourself at least 3 hours to really enjoy & check everything out.

    Rick G. · August 9, 2014
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  • Tom M.

    For all the trainspotters.

    Tom Meagher · February 23, 2014
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  • Joy P.

    Visited Museum on our daughters 3rd b-day Saturday 1-18/2014 & the three of us enjoyed ourselves very much. What a neat plc, beautiful trains, & very educational as well. We give B&O 5 Stars Wonderful

    Joy Perry · January 21, 2014
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  • Charlie D.

    You will be amazed! Just go, you won't regret it. Check on line for the train rides too.

    Charlie DeCoster · November 9, 2013
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  • Brian R.

    Blue star museum. Free for active duty.

    Brian Reardon · June 16, 2013
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  • Clementine M.

    They have a penny squish machine (four different designs) in the entrance room of the museum. You do not have to pay admissions to use it :)

    Clementine Mottola · January 31, 2013
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  • Get Social Baltimore

    'Like' their Facebook Page for contest opportunities!

    Get Social Baltimore · February 2, 2012
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    OurTripVideos · December 8, 2011
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  • Emilee R.

    Checkout weekend train rides and photo opportunities with Santa through December 23.

    Emilee Romano · December 1, 2011
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  • Baltimore Maryland

    Celebrate the holiday season at Baltimore’s largest holiday display of toy and model train layouts Nov 25 - Dec 31! It’s a train load of fun that's become an annual holiday tradition!

    Baltimore Maryland · November 9, 2011
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  • Chef Scott A.

    Plan on at least 4 hours to see everything.

    Chef Scott Anderson · October 1, 2011
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  • Baltimore

    Voted 3rd Best Non-Art Museum by City Paper Readers for Best of Baltimore 2011

    Baltimore · September 21, 2011
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  • Baltimore Maryland

    Free admission on Tuesday, October 11 & 25, 10am – 4pm.

    Baltimore Maryland · September 6, 2011
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  • Maryland

    Home to the most powerful steam engine locomotive ever built! Take time to explore the Civil War history of the B&O in “The War Came By Train” exhibit here until 2015.

    Maryland · August 4, 2011
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  • Smithsonian Channel

    The B&O’s famous roundhouse was once the largest circular industrial building in the world. It now houses 15,000 artifacts, including America’s oldest steam locomotive. (From Aerial America) Read more

    Smithsonian Channel · June 24, 2011
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  • Denise D.

    Amazing: great for train lovers as well as history buffs. The Civil War exhibit also has tons of African-American history. And it's off the free Circulator's Orange Route!

    Denise Dutton · April 25, 2011
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  • Mary K.

    Today and this week--model trains @ B&O!! Awesome!

    Mary Kirk · December 29, 2010
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  • Patrick M.

    Learn about the history of railroading and Baltimore.

    Patrick Mc Knew · August 3, 2010
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  • Thomas J.

    One of my favorite places to check out. The birthplace of modern railroading.

    Thomas Johnson · April 12, 2010
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  • Tom R.

    Go into the roundhouse and stare up. Marvel at the architecture. It's amazing. The scale of the whole place is impressive.

    Tom Rowe · January 9, 2010
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  • DWhite

    Go to B&O Railroad Museum and photograph some of my favorite locomotives. Read more

    DWhite · December 2, 2009
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