Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
Where: Fells Point
Touring a city takes a lot of walking but with these Segway’s theres no chance to get tired! You will be able to see more than you ever could and you will have more fun doing it. For only $60 dollars you will be able to see all of Fell’s Point and all of the inner harbor. You will get a full 90 minutes of this city safari and learn so much about Baltimore!
Make your reservations today!
Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
Where: 699 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201
Similar to the one in Washington DC, this monument is here in Baltimore! Designed by the same architect this monument was made to commemorate George Washington. Built in 1815 the monument is a part of baltimore history.
Go out and enjoy the weather while touring Baltimore!
Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
Where: Visitor Center
The Baltimore Visitor Center is simply the best place to start exploring the new Baltimore. This 8,000-square foot, state-of-the art facility, which opened in May 2004, offers an array of information resources and services, all designed to make your stay in Baltimore one to remember. Catch up on special events, purchase tickets for attractions, museums, tours, and harbor cruises, pick up brochures, make reservations for dining and lodging, and learn about the city’s history, arts, neighborhoods, and shopping—all in one convenient location on the West Shore of Baltimore’s famous Inner Harbor.
Visit the website here for more information!
Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
As the United States commemorates the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 and the penning of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” Baltimore takes center stage. There is no better time to explore the ramparts at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine, see Key’s original draft at the Maryland Historical Society, discover the story of the battle’s flag at the Star-Spangled Banner Flag House or experience the cobblestoned streets of Fell’s Point, home to many of the privateers who harassed British ships.
There’s no better time to visit than during the War of 1812 Bicentennial. Get these passes and tour all of baltimore at a great price! Click here for more information on other great tours, passes, tours and hotel packages.
Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
Where: E Pratt Street
Baltimore’s World Trade Center – the world’s tallest pentagonal building – is a must-see for anyone visiting Charm City. That’s because the 27th-floor observation deck “Top of the World” – offers panoramic views of the Inner Harbor and Baltimore’s historic waterfront neighborhoods. It’s a great place to get a sense of the city. The observation level also contains exhibits about Baltimore and its economic renaissance.
For more information visit the website here.
Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
Where: The Maryland Zoo
When: Saturday March 15 , 2014
Spring is almost here! It’s time to escape hibernation and head to The Maryland Zoo for the first big event of the new Zoo season. Join us Saturday, March 15th from 10am – 4pm for Zoo Bloom. They will be welcoming spring (and warmer weather) with special activities and treats for both you and the animals!
For more information visit the website here.
Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
Where: For McHenry
This star-shaped brick fort is famous for its role in the War of 1812. The national monument, which staved off a British invasion, later inspired Francis Scott Key to pen a poem, “Defence of Fort McHenry” — the words of which later served as the lyrics to his “Star-Spangled Banner.”
To see this historical landmark visit the website for more information.
Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
Where: The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Welcome to America’s First Cathedral, the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, in Baltimore, Maryland. In addition to our rank as a Minor Basilica, the church is also a National Shrine, Marian Shrine, National Historic Landmark, and Co-Cathedral of the Archdiocese of Baltimore, and we welcome all to visit and worship in what Pope John Paul II referred to as “the worldwide symbol of religious freedom.”
For more information visit their website here!
Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
Where: Old St. Paul’s Church
When: March 1st, 2014
Charm City’s rich ethnic heritage and its historical and cultural significance come to life at the landmark Old Saint Paul’s Church with classic choral literature, spirituals and jazz, plus a musical reconstruction of the Star Spangled Banner as it might have sounded in its earliest days. Handel Choir conducted by Arian Khaefi.
Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 by Samantha Chemali
Where: The Maryland Historical Society
When: Now through June 9th, 2o14
The Maryland Historical Society presents “Woman of Two Worlds:” Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Her Quest for an Imperial Legacy, an exhibition that brings 1812 Baltimore vividly to life. On view from June 9, 2013 – June 9, 2014, the “Woman of Two Worlds:” Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Her Quest for an Imperial Legacy exhibit marks the first time the Maryland Historical Society has featured a exhibition exclusively devoted to a historical female figure. The exhibition includes silver, porcelain, paintings, textiles, jewelry, manuscripts and furniture associated with Elizabeth and her descendants. Of particular note are a collection of extraordinary French porcelain purchased by Elizabeth in Paris around 1815, forty examples of silver used by Elizabeth and her descendents, Elizabeth’s pearl and garnet tiara and other jewelry, and one of her “scandalous” dresses in the French-style. In total, more than 100 objects will be on view in the exhibition. In addition, one of the jewels of the show is a portrait of Elizabeth by Gilbert Stuart that remains in private hands. The breathtaking painting will be on loan to the MdHS for the duration of the exhibition.
For more information visit the website here!