B&O Railroad Museum, Ellicott City

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Civil War 150th Anniversary

The War Came By Train

Ellicott City Station, America's oldest railroad station, will host a satellite exhibit of The War Came By Train that will present living history demonstrations and exhibits highlighting the effect of the railroad during the Civil War on small town life, residents and troops that came through the town.
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  • What a delightful time we had touring the B & O Station Museum in Ellicott City. It is the oldest surviving railroad station in America. What was especially interesting was the train garden made out o...  more »
  • I've lived in Howard County for several years and finally had a chance to stop in. There is much information on local area and friendly staff to answer questions.  more »
  • Great train displays, especially the LEGO Main Street Ellicott City display upstairs. Lots of interactive things for kids, lots of history  more »

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