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The B&O Lives On: How the Founders Shaped Our Lives Today
August 16, 2020
An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2020
The B&O Railroad Museum announces its first virtual exhibit, The B&O Lives On: How the Founders Shaped Our Lives Today. The exhibit begins with an overview of the beautiful 1891 Francis Blackwell Mayer painting, Founders of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad; Mayer was commissioned to depict the original group of Baltimore businessmen who convened to invest in the railroad. The exhibit concludes by showcasing the relevance of the railroad today to Baltimore through an interactive map – see many of your favorite places and their connection to the B&O! Take a tour by visiting BOLivesOn.org & see the many sites in Baltimore influenced by the B&O Railroad!