Martinsburg Roundhouse | 100 Liberty Street | Martinsburg | West Virginia

The Center includes 13 acres with three B&O Railroad shop buildings. The main attraction is the completely enclosed 1866 cast iron frame roundhouse. It is situated along 1,000 feet of the Tuscarora Creek. The B & O Railroad shops operated until 1988. This site was active early in the Civil War and was the site of the first National Labor Strike of 1877.

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EVENTS

Celebration planned for anniversary of B&O roundhouse raid   May 7-8, 2016  (Schedule at bottom of the page) February 22, 2016   By John McVey (jmcvey@journal-news.net) , Journal News MARTINSBURG – The Civil War was the first war in which railroads played

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RENTAL INFO

Though still a bit rustic, the historic Roundhouse can be rented for many different types of events. A little imagination and you can hold your event where “Stonewall” Jackson started his raid in 1861 or where the first labor strike