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Old Town Bowie Welcome Center
Built in 1929, the Bowie Building Association now contains local area visitor information, hands on activities for children, and exhibits on the history of Old Bowie and its past as a close-knit local railroad community.

The Welcome Center hosts a number of family-oriented events over the year, including “Kids Kaboose” for youngsters and the annual Trainspotting day each November. Admission is free; donations are welcomed.

Pamela Williams
Historic Properties Manager 

Old Town Bowie Welcome Center and Interactive Children's Museum
8606 Chestnut Ave.
Bowie, MD 20716

Ph: 310-575-2488

Visitor Hours
Tuesday – Sunday
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Office Hours
Tuesday – Friday
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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