Places to Visit

ATTRACTIONS NEAR THE HOTEL

 

Baltimore Museum of Industry

1415 Key Highway

Great museum for business historians and anyone interested in Baltimore, with a focus on the city’s long history in shipping, manufacturing, and small business

 

Baltimore Museum of Art

10 Art Museum Drive

Free museum with especially strong collections in Impressionist and 20th-century European and American art

 

Mt. Vernon Place

699 N. Charles Street

Historic set of squares featuring impressive 19th-century townhouses and the country’s first Washington Monument

 

The Walters Art Museum

600 N. Charles Street

Free museum with strong collections in Asian art, Islamic art, medieval European pieces, as well as European works, 16th - 19th centuries

 

American Visionary Art Museum

800 Key Highway

Leading collection of outsider art, including work by such artists as Howard Finster and Patty Kuzbida, who just happens to be the mother of historian Louis Hyman

 

The George Peabody Library

17 E. Mt. Vernon Place

Library of the Peabody Institute conservatory, regularly voted one of America’s most beautiful libraries

 

Federal Hill Park

300 Warren Ave

This small park, south of downtown, was fortified in the War of 1812 and the Civil War and offers one of the best views of downtown Baltimore