1316 Park Avenue Baltimore, MD 21217 +1 410 523 1542
This beautiful church is named after George Brown, a local merchant. In 1869, his widow donated the money for the church's construction. Over a hundred years later, the congregation is more active than ever. The Brown Memorial Park Avenue Presbyterian Church is committed to its members of all ethnicities, viewpoints and ages and is also dedicated to making a positive impact on the City of Baltimore.
Swann Drive and Reisterstown Road Druid Park Drive Baltimore, MD 21217 +1 410 396 3835
The intriguing, odd-shaped glass building at the entrance to Baltimore's lovely Druid Hill Park is The Conservatory. The Victorian-era building has grown from its original 1888 Palm House to include four greenhouses and outdoor gardens. The Conservatory continually showcases plants from around the globe and offers special seasonal floral displays. The Conservatory offers a nice respite from a busy and probably noisy day at the nearby Baltimore Zoo, also located in Druid Hill Park.
Home of the Anne Arundel County Fair, the grounds are the spot for good, wholesome entertainment. The fair organizers all work for a non-profit company, with the sole purpose of providing family-oriented entertainment throughout the year. Check the website to see what other events are coming up.
1745 West Nursery Road Linthicum Heights, MD 21090 +1 410 765 0230
If you're interested in electronics, you should surely make a trip to this museum at Linthicum. Check out the development of electronics in the field of defense. Apart from the learning about the gradual evolution of technology in this area, you'll also get to discover its resultant effect on commercial products. You'll also find out the major role that technology played out in the whole process. You can plan your visit on any day of the week, except Sunday. What's more, this tour of discovery is for free as there are no admission costs.
1700 East Cold Spring Lane Baltimore, MD 21251 +1 443 885 3333
Morgan State University is one of the finest educational facilities offering a range of programs for study in Baltimore. The fine arts and music majors constitute groups like the Morgan State Choir and the Morgan State Marching Machine that regularly put up outstanding performances. Not to be left behind, the Theater Arts Program puts up its own productions. This is the best place to come to get a heads up on the local talent.
G-Spot celebrates the diversity in Baltimore's thriving alternative culture. This beautifully designed space is thoroughly committed to showcasing artists in every given medium, whether already established or simply trying to make a name from themselves. From live music to art exhibitions to film screenings, there is also something interesting and unique to check out. Visit the website for details of upcoming events.
Headquarters for the Military Department State of Maryland, Fifth Regiment Armory is a grand venue with a capacity to hold a huge crowd. Being a military headquarter, it was venue for emergency operations during disasters. It has been host to the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circuses, Oktoberfest and the Irish Festival. It's a popular venue for all kinds of concerts, events, festivals, exhibitions are held here because of its huge space.
2600 Madison Avenue Baltimore, MD 21217 +1 410 396 6106
Baltimore's first municipal park, Druid Hill Park, spans across 745 acres (300 hectares) and is featured on the National Register of Historic Places. The famed park is apt for evening strolls, picnics, ball games, riding, or simply lazing under the shady trees. Fringed by Jones Falls Expressway, the verdant park has plenty of water features like springs and lakes. Moreover, it is home to the Conservatory and Palm House.
512 West Saratoga Street Baltimore, MD 21201 +1 410 685 6026
Entrusted to the Pallottine Priests and Brothers by the Archbishop of Baltimore in 1917, the St. Jude Shrine is the center of St. Jude Devotions in the United States. St. Jude Thaddeus has been dubbed "The Forgotten Saint" due to the actions of Judas Iscariot, the betrayer of Jesus. Unlike Judas Iscariot, St. Jude Thaddeus died a martyr and his remains are in the great basilica of St. Peter in Rome. He is considered the patron saint for those in dire need. After an increase of St. Jude Devotions following WWII, the Pallottines established regular novena services to honor the saint. Call the shrine for timings. The popularity of the shrine has skyrocketed, attracting both local and nationwide parishioners.
The restored President Street Station, built in 1849, was first
a stop on the Underground Railroad. On April 19, 1861, it became the site of the first casualties of the Civil War. The 6th Massachusetts Regiment stopped in Baltimore ...
This museum is steeped in history and it is ready
to tell tales whenever you want to listen. It was built by Samuel Ogle in the early 18th century. Later, it underwent expansion and was inherited by the Woodward ...
This 13 mile (20 kilometers) paved trail stretches from suburban
Glen Burnie to Annapolis, affording bicyclists, skaters and walkers a respite from the hustle and bustle of Baltimore's encroaching suburbs. Baltimore & Annapolis Trail Park attracts about 1.5 million ...