Events


Midwest Railway Preservation Society Invites You to Visit, Enjoy, Find Out How We Are Growing!
Open House event are from 11 am to 4 pm but the last tour and train rides will be at 3 pm. Everyone must where close toes shoes
$10 per adults $5 for kids from 4 to 12 and all kids 3 and under are free.
The Historic B&O Roundhouse is located at 2800 W. 3rd St. in the Flats.
In our open houses and special tours, learn how railroads helped make Cleveland an industrial giant.

  • Climb on board the "Mount Baxter," an original, elegant “parlor coach” from the 1930's which also was used by TriStar Pictures for filming of the movie "The Natural" with Robert Redford.
  • Hear the history of the famous “4070” steam locomotive and see her inside the Roundhouse.
  • Learn what it was like to be part of a train crew in a caboose. ​
  • Please wear closed-toe shoes as the site is still in rough condition and also please wear weather-appropriate clothing as open houses occur rain or shine. ​
  • Children must be under the supervision of an adult at ALL times. ​
  • Visitors with disabilities are welcome but should know that the site and equipment are NOT ADA-accessible. ​

Click here for the Google Maps directions to the Historic B&O Roundhouse. ​ ​ Share in our vision to preserve railroadings' past for future generations to learn from and enjoy. For more information or to arrange a special group tour, call (216) 781-3629.

Future Events

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 11:00
Midwest Railway Preservation Society Invites You to Visit, Enjoy, Find Out How We Are Growing! Open House event are from 11 am to 4 pm but the last tour and train rides will be at 3 pm. Everyone must where close toes shoes $10 per adults $5 for kids...
Saturday, April 28, 2018 (All day)
The cost is $25 per person there are 2 time slots per night 8 pm to 10 pm and from 11:30 pm to 1:30 am        Click here for the Google Maps directions to the Historic B&O Roundhouse. ​ ​ Share in our vision to preserve railroadings' past for...
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 11:00
Speeder & Motor Car Day Come in and take a ride on a speeder and motor cars. Open House event are from 11 am to 4 pm but the last tour and train rides will be at 3 pm. Everyone must where close toes shoes $10 per adults $5 for kids from 4 to 12...
Saturday, May 19, 2018 (All day)
The cost is $25 per person there are 2 time slots per night 8 pm to 10 pm and from 11:30 pm to 1:30 am        Click here for the Google Maps directions to the Historic B&O Roundhouse. ​ ​ Share in our vision to preserve railroadings' past for...
Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 11:00
Midwest Railway Preservation Society Invites You to Visit, Enjoy, Find Out How We Are Growing! Open House event are from 11 am to 4 pm but the last tour and train rides will be at 3 pm. Everyone must where close toes shoes $10 per adults $5 for kids...

Past Events

Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 09:00
Search for Ghost on the Death car and in the roundhouse and other places at the Midwest Railway Preservation Society. Come see what Ghost Hunters TV show found.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 09:00
COME INVESTIGATE WITH ORBS Search for Ghost on the Death car and in the roundhouse and other places.  Come see what Ghost Hunters TV show found.
Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 09:00
Search for Ghost on the Death car and in the roundhouse and other places at the Midwest Railway Preservation Society. Come see what Ghost Hunters TV show found.
Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 09:00
Search for Ghost on the Death car and in the roundhouse and other places at the Midwest Railway Preservation Society. Come see what Ghost Hunters TV show found.
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 11:00
Midwest Railway Preservation Society Invites You to Visit, Enjoy, Find Out How We Are Growing! MRPS open houses are from 11 am to 4 pm with the exception of the 4th Annual Car Show and Open House, which starts at 11 am. The Historic B&O...
MRPS

April 21, 2018

April 21, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 28, 2018

April 28, 2018 @ (All day) - (All day)

May 12, 2018

May 12, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

May 19, 2018

May 19, 2018 @ (All day) - (All day)

June 16, 2018

June 16, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

4070 Restoration

Our Goal $1,290,000 $5,545