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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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  • Interesting and well done! The roundhouse where the trains are displayed is a beautiful piece of architecture. Lots of model trains from local train clubs to interest big and small train buffs! Want t...  more »
  • Visited this terrific museum just before New Year and we all loved it. The Grandparents, both parents, and a 5 year old girl (granddaughter) and 2 year old boy (grandson). What a fun place for everyon...  more »
  • 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 »