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Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station Open House!
February 1 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pmFree
11 am-2:30 pm – Instrumental Zoo by Maestro Jason Mullinax!
Strike Up the Band! Symphony of Timpani! Become an Instant Musician!
Craft Your Own to Play at Home! Bring empty cereal boxes, plastic tubs, coffee containers. Recycling vibrates/resonates! Jason, Musician, Composer, Educator, guides us in creativity.
As always, real train spotting, toy train play set, permanent model train display, kid’s toy engine to ride. Videos, including “Next Stop Silver Spring.” Original working phone booth, President Harry Truman cut-out: both picture/selfie-taking perfect! Ticket office w. glowing B&O drumhead medallion, typewriter, calculator, dial phone. Enjoy Station Agent Bob Davis’s R.R. photos commencing when Davis took photos with his Brownie Camera in the 1940s. Gift shop, refreshments. Join in all ages!
Hosted by Montgomery Preservation Inc & Silver Spring Historical Society.