An Amtrak Northeast Regional train passes through the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel during the celebratory 150th anniversary event on June 18, 2021.
2. Nettie Washington Douglass speaks on behalf of her great great grandfather Frederick Douglass in commemoration of the tunnel renaming.
Speakers and Amtrak employees gather after the event for a photograph.
MARC train conductors smile under their masks as they operate the shuttle transporting guests from Baltimore Penn Station to the event site.
Attendees watch Maryland Senator Ben Cardin from a pre-recorded message.
Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott speaks at the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel 150th anniversary event.
Amtrak President Stephen Gardner begins his opening remarks with the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel featured behind him.
Attendees are offered water and fact sheets as they exit the shuttle train to the event site.
USDOT Deputy Secretary Polly Trottenberg addresses the crowd.
Congressman Kweisi Mfume smiles as he speaks to the attendees.
Maryland Congressman Sarbanes speaks at the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel 150th anniversary event.
Representative Anthony Brown begins his remarks.
Attendees turn to focus on Senator Chris Van Hollen’s pre-recorded message.
Greg Slater, MDOT Secretary, addresses the crowd at the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel 150th anniversary event.
Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot speaks the event attendees.
CEO of the Greater Washington Partnership JB Holsten smiles as he looks onto the crowd of attendees.
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