Sensory Sundays at the B&O

Sun Apr 10, 2022 - Sun Oct 9, 2022- see all dates
Various times
Ages 3+
Adults $20; Students (13+ with ID) $15; Children (2 - 12) $12

Sensory Sunday programs at the B&O are designed for neurodiverse visitors to enjoy the museum. These days include environmental accommodations (no music, low lighting, quiet areas, and increased signage for areas with sound effects) as well as sensory-friendly events (kids' crafts, train rides, and tours) and resources (sensory kits, social stories, and a community table).

These are the different themes and activities for each Sensory Sunday:

Apr. 10 – Earth Appreciation

  • Sensory Activity: Paper Flower Bouquets 
  • Sensory-Friendly Tour: Fueling America’s Railroads 

Jun. 12 – Summer Celebration

  • Sensory Activity: Paint a Rock Friend 
  • Sensory-Friendly Tour: Maryland on the Rails 

Aug. 14 – Beach Bonanza

  • Sensory Activity: Treasure Hunt 
  • Sensory-Friendly Tour: B&O Goes Bananas 

Oct. 9 – Fall Fun

  • Sensory Activity: Pumpkin Stress Balloons 
  • Sensory-Friendly Tour: Technology Changes 
** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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