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B&O’s Magical Holiday Express


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Only an hour away, the B&O Railroad Museum is a definite must-stop for any train lover, young and old! Boasting one of the oldest and most historic American Railroad collections, this museum makes for a perfect day trip, especially around the holidays.

December 1-31, 2018, the Baltimore campus of the B&O Railroad Museum is hosting a Magical Holiday Express! This spectacular holiday celebration will feature visits with Santa and friends, crafts and activities, model train displays, real trains rides, and much more!

Each weekend in December includes a special holiday theme with special guests, train layouts, and more. Click to plan by the weekend: December 1-2, December 8-9, December 15-16, and December 17-31, 2018. Or, click to plan by activity: Train Rides, Model Train Layouts, Special Appearances, Crafts & Activities, and Live Musical Performances.

Admission includes most opportunities for each day; however, certain premium opportunities require an additional fee and pre-registration.

The B&O Railroad Museum, a full affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, offers guests the opportunity to see, touch, hear, and explore the oldest and most historic American Railroad collection at the Baltimore campus of the B&O (Baltimore & Ohio) Railroad Museum. Regarded as the birthplace of the American Railroad, the museum features both full-size locomotives and model replicas.

Visitors can explore inside locomotives and train cars, view historic railroad artifacts, and even enjoy a 20-minute, round-trip train ride along the first commercial mile of railroad track laid in America!

The B&O Railroad Museum is located at 901 W. Pratt St., Baltimore, MD 21223.

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Disclaimer/Terms: These opportunities are subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.


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