10 Best Tourist Attractions In Baltimore

10 Best Tourist Attractions In Baltimore

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3 Popular Attractions In Maryland

  • Brookside Gardens: Botanical garden in Wheaton-Glenmont, Maryland.
  • Maryland Facts:

    • The first dental school in the United States opened at the University of Maryland.
    • On June 24,1784, in Baltimore, 13-year old Edward Warren went airborne in the first successful manned balloon launch in the United States.
    • Yes, Washington, D.C. has the world-famous Washington Monument, but Baltimore is home to the *first* monument dedicated to the first president of the United States. You can visit it at 699 N. Charles St. and Mount Vernon Place. (Climb the monument’s 227 marble steps for a great view of the city.)
    • In 1904, downtown Baltimore was almost destroyed by a huge fire with damages estimated at $150 million.
    • Best known for its role in the War of 1812, Fort McHenry defended Baltimore Harbor from an attack by the British navy from the Chesapeake Bay on September 13–14, 1814. The fort was first built in 1798 and was used continuously by the U.S. armed forces through World War I and by the Coast Guard in World War II.
    Baltimore
    City of Baltimore
    Baltimore skyline, July 2007

    Baltimore skyline, July 2007
    Nicknames:

    Charm City;[1] B'more;[2] Mobtown[3]
    Motto(s):

    “The Greatest City in America”,[1] “Get in on it.”,[1] “Believe”[4]

    Interactive map of Baltimore
    Coordinates:

    39°17′22″N 76°36′55″W / 39.28944°N 76.61528°W / 39.28944; -76.61528Coordinates: 39°17′22″N 76°36′55″W / 39.28944°N 76.61528°W / 39.28944; -76.61528

    Country United States
    State Maryland
    City Baltimore
    Historic colony Province of Maryland
    County None (Independent city)
    Founded 1729
    Incorporated 1796–1797
    Independent city 1851
    Named for The 2nd Baron Baltimore (1605–1675)
    Government

    •Type Mayor–council
    •Body Baltimore City Council
    Mayor Brandon Scott (D)
    City Council
    Houses of Delegates
    State Senate
    State senators
    U.S. House
    Representatives
    Area

    Independent city 92.05sqmi (238.41km2)
    •Land 80.95sqmi (209.65km2)
    •Water 11.10sqmi (28.76km2) 12.1%
    Elevation

    0–480ft (0–150m)
    Population

    Independent city 585,708
    •Estimate

    (2021)[7]
    576,498
    •Rank 30th in the United States
    1st in Maryland
    •Density 7,235.43/sqmi (2,793.74/km2)
    Metro

    2,844,510 (20th)
    Demonym(s) Baltimorean
    Time zone UTC−5 (EST)
    •Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
    ZIP Codes
    ZIP Codes[9]
    Area codes 410, 443, and 667
    FIPS code 24-04000
    GNIS feature ID 597040
    Primary Airport Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI)
    Commuter Rail MARC train.svg
    Interstates I-70 (MD).svg I-83.svg I-95.svg I-97.svg I-195 (MD).svg I-395 (MD).svg I-695 (MD).svg I-795 (MD).svg I-895 (MD).svg
    U.S. Routes US 1.svg US 40.svg
    Website City of Baltimore

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