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B&O Railroad Museum, Ellicott City
(3.9/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
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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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  • Although we've been to Ellicott City a number of times, this was our first visit to the museum. It is rather small, but there are a number of interesting artifacts and stories pertaining to local hist...  more »
  • I went for a business meeting inside the museum and was a really great experience. You can breath the history of all the trains. You can go over the wagon. I totally recommend this Museum! 
  • I took myself and my boys to the museum really just to see one thing in particular and that is the B&O 5300 President Washington steam engine and it was nice to see a piece of my family history. Back ...  more »