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First Responders Day

September 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

First Responders Day at the B&O honors those who answer the call and aims to educate the public about their lifesaving practices. First Responders Day will feature a bomb squad display, fire extinguisher demonstration, various police and firefighting equipment for visitors to see and learn about, and controlled collision & extraction demonstrations to highlight the importance of motorists yielding to trains at railroading crossings. Plus, Operation Lifesaver will be on-site to help educate visitors about railroad crossing safety. In acknowledgement of the 20th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, visitors are also invited to join us for a special honor guard ceremony and moment of remembrance in the Roundhouse at 12:30 PM.

All visitors, including B&O Members and First Responders, must reserve tickets in advance for train ride to controlled collision. Train ride ticket includes cost of regular Museum admission and is free for B&O Members and First Responders with valid ID.

Train Ride to Site of Controlled Collision
11:30 AM & 1:30 PM
Adults: $6 with admission
Kids: $4 with admission
B&O Members: Free
First Responders (With Valid ID): Free

Details

Date:
September 11
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Website:
http://borail.events/firstresponders

Organizer

B&O Railroad Museum
Phone:
4107522490
Email:
info@borail
Website:
www.borail.org

Venue

B&O Railroad Museum
901 West Pratt St., Baltimore, MD
Baltimore, 21223 United States
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Phone:
410-752-2490
Website:
www.borail.org

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