Baltimore, MD Overview
Baltimore is in north-central Maryland on the Patapsco River close to where it empties into the Chesapeake Bay. The city is also located on the fall line between the Piedmont Plateau and the Atlantic Coastal Plain, which divides Baltimore into “lower city” and “upper city”. The city’s elevation ranges from sea level at the harbor to 480 feet (150 m) in the northwest corner near Pimlico.
According to the 2010 Census, the city has a total area of 92.052 square miles (238.41 km2), of which 80.944 sq mi (209.64 km2) is land and 11.108 sq mi (28.77 km2) is water.The total area is 12.07 percent water.
Baltimore borders with Baltimore County in most directions. It is bordered by Anne Arundel County to the south.
Detailed Map of Baltimore, MD
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The Walters Art Museum, located in Baltimore, Maryland's Mount Vernon neighborhood, is a public art museum founded in 1934. The museum's collection was amassed substantially by a father and son: William Thompson Walters (1819-1894), who began serious collecting when he moved to Paris at the outbreak of the American Civil War; and Henry Walters (1848-1931), who refined the collection and rehoused it in a palazzo built for that purpose in 1909 on Charles Street.
Oriole Park at Camden Yards, often referred to simply as Camden Yards, is a Major League Baseball (MLB) ballpark located in Baltimore, Maryland. Home to the Baltimore Orioles, it is the first of the "retro" major league ballparks constructed during the 1990s and early 2000s, and remains one of the most highly praised.
Fort McHenry, in Baltimore, Maryland, is a coastal star-shaped fort best known for its role in the War of 1812, when it successfully defended Baltimore Harbor from an attack by the British navy in Chesapeake Bay September 13-14, 1814.
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The American Visionary Art Museum (AVAM) is an art museum located in Baltimore, Maryland's Federal Hill neighborhood at 800 Key Highway. The museum specializes in the preservation and display of visionary art (also known as outsider art, "intuitive art," "raw art," or "art brut").
The Charm City Pedal Mill is a 16-person bike that is available for rental for bar crawls, corporate outings, parades, etc. in the Downtown Baltimore area.
Historic Ships in Baltimore, created as a result of the merger of the USS Constellation Museum and the Baltimore Maritime Museum, is a maritime museum located in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland in the United States. The museum's collection includes four historic museum ships and one lighthouse: Historic Ships in Baltimore is an affiliate of the Living Classrooms Foundation.
The Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, often referred to simply as the Meyerhoff, is a music venue that opened September 16, 1982, at 1212 Cathedral Street in the Mount Vernon neighborhood of Baltimore, Maryland, USA. The main auditorium has a seating capacity of 2,443 and is home to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
During each Ravens home game throughout the 2014 regular season, the Honor Rows program will salute those youth who provide outstanding service to our communities. Nominate a youth group/organization today!
M&T Bank Stadium is a multi-purpose football stadium located in Baltimore, Maryland. It is the home of the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. The stadium is immediately adjacent to Oriole Park at Camden Yards, the home of the Baltimore Orioles.
The B&O Railroad Museum is a museum exhibiting historic railroad equipment in Baltimore, Maryland, originally named the Baltimore & Ohio Transportation Museum when it opened on July 4, 1953. It has been called one of the most significant collections of railroad treasures in the world and has the largest collection of 19th-century locomotives in the U.S.
Located among Baltimore City's historic southwest neighborhoods, at the original site of the historic Mt. Clare Shops, the B&O Railroad Museum is recognized universally as the birthplace of American railroading.
Fell's Point is a historic waterfront neighborhood in the southeastern area of the City of Baltimore, in Maryland, along the north shore of the Baltimore Harbor and the Northwest Branch of the Patapsco River. There are many shops, including antique stores, restaurants, coffee bars, music stores, a municipal markethouse with individual stalls, and over 120 pubs.
The Baltimore Museum of Art, located in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, is an art museum that was founded in 1914. Its main building built in 1929, in the "Roman Temple" architectural style, under the design of famous architect John Russell Pope, (1878-1937), the Museum is home to an internationally renowned collection of 19th Century and early 20th Century, modern, and contemporary art.
The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, also called the Baltimore Basilica, was the first Roman Catholic cathedral built in the United States, and was among the first major religious buildings constructed in the nation after the adoption of the U.S. Constitution.
The Pride of Baltimore was an authentic reproduction of a 19th-century Baltimore clipper topsail schooner commissioned by citizens of Baltimore, Maryland. It was lost at sea with four of its twelve crew on May 14, 1986.
The George Peabody Library, formerly known as the Library of the Peabody Institute, is the 19th century research library of The Johns Hopkins University. It is located on the Peabody campus at Mount Vernon Place in Baltimore, Maryland.
Center Stage is the state theater of Maryland, and Baltimore's largest professional producing theater. Center Stage was founded in 1963 as a regional playhouse. Center Stage houses two performing spaces, the 541-seat Pearlstone and the smaller Head Theater, both in its home in the Mount Vernon Cultural District of Baltimore.
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Worst U.S. Ghettos: Baltimore, MD (Google Street View)
Disclaimer: These images do not represent the majority of this city, there are tons of nice neighborhoods here. I'll probably do a video of either Detroit, New Orleans, St. Louis, Camden, Flint, East St. Louis, Oakland, or Philly next so no disrespect if it happens to be your city, there are good and bad parts in any place.
Shot on September 11, 2005. The video begins as I drive into downtown Baltimore past Camden Yards. The video then shifts to the waterfront as I walk along Pier 4 & 5 before visiting the World Trade Center, offering the best view of the city in every direction from the Top of the World Observation Level on the 27th floor.
Downtown Baltimore Maryland Inner Harbor 2013
Beautiful downtown Baltimore, Maryland Inner Harbor on 4th July 2013. Baltimore's Inner Harbor is one of America's oldest seaports - and one of the world's newest travel destinations. Since the 1600's, the Baltimore Harbor has been welcoming people, ships and goods from all over the world.
Baltimore, MD Urban Decay
Baltimore Urban Decay BETTER VERSION: http://youtu.be/KN31XCOKLpk Urban decay in Baltimore City. These photos do not represent the entire city of Baltimore. There are tons of nice neighborhoods in the city. I do not own these photos or the music. Photos belong to Charm City Vacancy.
Baltimore is the largest city in the state of Maryland. Founded in 1729, Baltimore is a major U.S. seaport and is situated closer to major Midwestern markets than any other major seaport on the East Coast. Baltimore's Inner Harbor was once the second leading port of entry for immigrants to the United States and a major manufacturing center.
The Fort McHenry Tunnel: Baltimore, MD
Features a ride through the tunnel in both directions including approaches from a few miles out.
Baltimore City, MD Past Camden Yard
driving in baltimore
Ultimate Baltimore Inner Harbor Experience
Five attractions. Three days. One package. Watch to learn all about Harbor Magic's Ultimate Inner Harbor Overnight Package. It includes the Harbor Pass, a multi-venue ticket that gives you access to the city's top five attractions over three days!
Hastily made Baltimore tourism video
Rip off of the hastily made Cleveland tourism video
Baltimore Walking Tour
Significant sites within a short walk in downtown Baltimore features views of Inner Harbor with ships and submarine in front of National Aquarium, monuments, magnificent architecture and landmarks. Spotting ornamentation on buildings and finding historic structures is part of the fun.