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All City facilities are closed, all programs are cancelled, and all but the most essential of City services are curtailed through at least April 30, 2020.
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Gaithersburg Community Museum

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Facility Closure
As of Saturday, March 14, and until further notice, this facility is closed and all programming is cancelled. Click here for detailed information.
Gaithersburg Community Museum Freight House
C&O Railroad Bay Window Caboose



Local history full steam ahead at the Gaithersburg Community Museum! Located in the B&O Rail complex in Olde Towne, the Museum’s indoor/outdoor interpretive spaces provide hands-on learning centers for children that spark the imagination and exhibits that explore Gaithersburg's rich history. Ever-changing weekly activities and monthly programs make the Museum an interactive space for all ages.

The Gaithersburg Community Museum (GCM) fosters a connection to place by sharing the cultural history of Gaithersburg. Through the material culture of Gaithersburg, including objects & images, visitors are able to discover Gaithersburg’s past & present and imagine its future.

GCM includes the 1884 Freight House, History Park, the Rolling Stock - the 1918 steam engine, the 1982 caboose, and the 1953 RDC - plus the 1884 Train Station, with a waiting room, restrooms, and deli, Java Junction.

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