12 Things to See and Do in Baltimore

12 Things to See and Do in Baltimore

Baltimore is a vibrant city that is rich in both culture and history. From the ever expanding Inner Harbor that houses such tourist attractions as The National Aquarium and The Maryland Science Center to the fort that inspired the Star Spangled Banner; this city is full of surprises. The summer months bring warm weather along with outdoor concerts, lush green parks to explore and plenty of outdoor activities whereas the winter brings beautifully decorated shops and hotels as well as an impressive skating rink. Fresh seafood, an abundance of family focused activities and one of the best baseball stadiums around is enough to convince us that this city has to be explored. Here are our top twelve things to see and do in Baltimore.

12. Fell’s Point

Fell’s Point is home to over 350 original colonial period buildings, historic homes and cobblestone streets. Pubs, unique shops and restaurants line the Historic District which during the day is the perfect place to spend antiquing; and the night partying. Start off at the visitor’s centre where educated employees will give you a quick history lesson on this waterfront town. Artifacts and brochures about the area are also found in this historical building that once housed trolleys and horses.

Arrive via water taxi and head to Stuggy’s; the best place to grab a hot dog and load it up with crab mac’n’cheese. Or head to The Horse You Came In On Saloon, one of Edgar Alan Poe’s favorite drinking spots. For the kids and the kids-at-heart try your hand at the Pirate Ship cruise where you can battle it out. Try the oysters at the Thames St Oyster House. Walk, shop, dine, catch some outdoor live music and explore the beautiful historic town of Fell’s Point while you are in Baltimore.

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