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B&O Railroad Museum

901 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21223, USA

The B&O Railroad at Mount Clare Station and its right-of-way provided a vital transportation hub for the Union Army. Situated next to Camp Carroll, Baltimore's largest Union encampment, the B&O was a major industrial resource that allowed a constant flow of munitions, troops, and supplies to both Washington D.C. and strategic points along the Main Line, which extended to the Ohio River.


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From I-95, take exit 53. Follow MLK Blvd to Lombard St. Make a left onto Lombard. Proceed to first traffic light and make a left onto Railroad Way/ S Poppleton St. Drive straight ahead to the Museum's parking lot.

Visitor Services

Food services, ATM, gift shop, information, handicapped access. Free parking. Train rides are offered for an additional fee (Wednesday - Sunday., April - December, and weekends in January).

Regular Events

The War Came By Train (now--May 2015)

Available Interpretation

Exhibits, tours, brochures, and signage.

Plan Your Visit

Admission Fee

Adults $16.00; Children (2-12) $10.00; Seniors (60+) $14.00; Group Rates Available. Combo tickets also available for the Ellicott City Station and Mount Clare Museum House.


Museum: Monday-Saturday: 10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.; Sunday: 11:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M. Closed; Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. Cafe: Saturday & Sunday 11:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M., Labor Day to Memorial Day.



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