The B&O Railroad Museum - Baltimore, Maryland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bluejacket01
N 39° 17.145 W 076° 37.923
18S E 359244 N 4349756
Quick Description: Opened on July 4, 1953, the B&O Railroad Museum has been called one of the most significant collections of railroad treasures in the world, and has the largest collection of 19th century locomotives in the United States.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 7/3/2010 2:15:06 PM
Waymark Code: WM95TT
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member alermy
Views: 21

Long Description:
A Wikipedia article about the museum is available here: (visit link) The B&O's station in Ellicott City, Maryland, is also part of the museum, and may be the oldest surviving railroad station in America. See 'Ellicott City Station' WM5NFC, and also see 'Shawmont Station' WM6EY2 for a conflicting perspective.
Museum Website: [Web Link]

Train ride provided?: yes

Actual railroad cars or locomotives on display?: yes

Admission fee?: Adults - $14; Seniors (60+) - $12; Children (ages 2-12) - $8; B&O Members - Free

Street Address: 901 W Pratt St Baltimore, MD 21223

Gift shop?: yes

Café/restaurant?: no

Theater?: no

Other features?:
Indoor turntable Garden railway, 'G' gauge Large scale model locomotives Train stations: Mt. Clare and Ellicott City


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