Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend: A Celebration of Freedom - B&O Railroad Museum | Kids Out and About DMV

Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend: A Celebration of Freedom - B&O Railroad Museum

*The event has already taken place on this date: Mon, 01/17/2022
In celebration of the Museum’s designation as a National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Site, and in honor of the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the B&O is hosting special programming exploring the concept of freedom on Sun, Jan. 16, and MLK Day, Mon, Jan 17. Programs include our From Slavery to Civil Rights tour, kid-focused educational activities, a presentation on the history of the B&O and the Underground Railroad, and choir recitals & youth readings from Baltimore’s historic Union Baptist Church. See full schedule of events for both days of our MLK celebration below.

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Schedule of Events 

Sunday, January 16

11:30 AM: Train Ride
12-4 PM: Kids Activity in Roundhouse
1 PM: Train Ride
2-4 PM: For this celebration of MLK Jr. Day, Reverend Montgomery of Union Baptist Church will join the museum for a presentation followed by a soloist recital from the church’s choir. This will be followed by an African American History tour through the museum.  

Monday, January 17

10 AM – 12 Noon: Kids Activity in Roundhouse
12 Noon: Train Ride 
1 – 1:30 PM: “From Slavery to Civil Rights” Junior Tour
2:30 – 3 PM: “From Slavery to Civil Rights” Public Tour

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901 W Pratt St
Baltimore, MD, 21223
United States


(410) 752-2490
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