This cozy bookstore, in an old-fashioned shopping area off Roland Avenue, offers hardcover and soft cover books for children of all ages. If you're in the market for a 'Pat the Bunny' soft-cloth book or one of Harry Potter's great adventures, this is the place to go. The store also carries a small selection of reading-related items, including stuffed animals, puppets, audio tapes and bookmarks. If you have trouble selecting the perfect item, rely on the friendly and knowledgeable staff.
Come to the Sandarac Gallery that hosts a unique collection of contemporary and ethnic arts and crafts from all over the world. The Gallery includes a variety of ceramics, jewelry, fabrics and antiques, particularly from Asia and the Middle East. American art also finds place on the shelves of Sandarac Gallery. This fantastic gallery rents as well as sells art and selected crafts.
If you're looking for a gently used antique treasure, look no further than this collection of 75 shops. Antique Row, affectionately called The Avenue of the Arts by those in-the-know, offers a wide range of relics to rummage through. You'll find classic furniture and accessories, the type found at estate sales and auctions. Expect to find ornate mahogany picture frames and oak furniture. Some shopkeepers offer specialized services, such as restoration and gilding.
This huge Barnes and Noble, located on the John Hopkins University campus caters largely to students, but also has plenty to offer the general public as well. A huge selection of books is available in-store and if you can't find what you want, the staff will be only too happy to order it in for you. For students, there is a special textbook ordering service available. Also, check the website for details of upcoming events, as many famed authors and academics have done signings and readings at this store.
Although you'll find everything from cookbooks to travel guides here, this store specializes in old, rare and used books by well-known authors. If you're looking for a first edition or collectible book, this is the place to come. This four-story shop boasts some 85,000 titles, including a first edition of Moby Dick and relics from as far back as the 15th Century. The shop encourages browsing and offers something for every budget, from half-price paperbacks to rare and costly books.
Located on the parish grounds of the Cathedral of the Incarnation, one of the city's most venerable religious shrines, this tiny Charles Village bookstore is a treasure house of religious tomes. The shelves here are literally stuffed with a wide range of new ecumenical titles, including feminist-oriented volumes and books on mysticism, as well as those on various forms of Christianity and other religions. If you can't find the title you seek, they'll be happy to order it, and you can also join their mailing list. Call for opening hours.
This is one place where 'It's a man's world' would truly be an apt statement. Going beyond the usual options for men, Sixteen Tons offers a delightful mix of the old and the new. From vintage clothing and accessories to style statements that have stood the test of time, the store's eclectic selection is unique and doesn't stop at just clothing. The collection includes grooming products, bags, shoes and much more. A must-visit for every style-conscious man.
This tiny store offers great 1970s kitsch, from handmade bags and wallets to stickers and artsy hair accessories. You'll also find an assortment of Japanese gifts, from handmade paper to bonsai trees. Although this favorite in the historic waterfront neighborhood of Fells Point offers a great selection of items to satisfy your need for Retro goods, its aisles are narrow and filled to the brim. Be prepared to browse slowly and navigate wisely.
This charming gallery in the historic waterfront neighborhood of Fells Point offers an odd assortment of items, from vintage clothing to used paperbacks and second-hand compact discs and cassettes. If you're looking for an inexpensive knickknack or local artwork, this is the place to visit. Poets and local authors often give readings here, and their work is displayed on the walls. Exhibits change frequently, so call in advance to find out whose work is on display.
This Hampden gift shop perfectly captures the commingling of traditional blue-collar values and the offbeat that wonderful Baltimore attitude celebrated in the films of director (and Baltimorean) John Waters. You'll find miniature hand-painted window screens (screen painting is a traditional Baltimore craft) and local cuisine cookbooks alongside plastic beehive-hairdo hats and Orioles checkers. If you want to take home a real piece of Charm City, this is the place to shop. Call for opening hours.
Avid cyclists will find whatever they need at Light Street
Cycles, the bicycle shop most convenient to the Inner Harbor and downtown. In addition to offering a nice selection of road and mountain bikes not to mention equipment and ...
Located in the heart of the cultural center of Baltimore,
local area attractions include the fabulous National Aquarium in Baltimore and Camden Yards. Great shopping awaits when you step beyond the doors of your hotel. But with the features ...
While in Baltimore, you must check out the beautiful antiques
at Another Period In Time. Around 15 different dealers display their goods at the various shops and emporiums located here. The Fells Point Antique Dealers Association presents you with ...