The Silver Spring B&O R.R. Station will hold a free open house this Saturday, December 3 from 10am-2pm at 8100 Georgia Ave in Silver Spring. The event will feature live music from Rick Kanton and Rob Johnson, who will be performing “Train Songs, Holiday Season Songs, and Sing Along Songs!” Additional details below courtesy of Montgomery Preservation:
“Take a self-guided tour outside and inside the historic station. Metro and Freight “Train Spot” under the Station’s rear canopy! Walk through the building breezeway and enjoy our “HO Scale” Model train display, rail photos, Station Manager’s Ticket Box office, 1945 lighted telephone booth, and Memorabilia of your original Downtown Silver Spring! During Montgomery Preservation Inc Open Houses, Anyone inside the building must wear a Mask in consideration for vulnerable patrons and staff of All Ages. Outdoors, Masking is optional.
This Station is a Montgomery County Historic Site and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Open House is Co-Hosted by Montgomery Preservation Inc. https://www.montgomerypreservation.org/ & Silver Spring Historical Society, https://www.facebook.com/sshistory/
B&O STATION SAFETY MEASURES: Montgomery Preservation continues to prioritize the health and safety of our visitors, volunteers, and guests, with social distancing and a masking policy that follows CDC and Montgomery County rules. Anyone inside the building must wear a mask in consideration for vulnerable patrons and staff. Masking is optional outdoors.”