Baltimore Highlights

Baltimore’s Neighborhoods

Baltimore is a city alive with adventures and excitement around every corner.  Renowned for our vibrant waterfront and laid-back attitude, Baltimore beckons you to explore all that the city offers from our world-class attractions to our dynamic neighborhoods.  These include the Inner Harbor, Mount Vernon, Little Italy, Fell’s Point, Federal Hill, Canton, Harbor East, the Westside and Hampden.   The Inner Harbor, in particular, is home to many tasty restaurants, unique shopping, famous museums, live entertainment, local pubs and taverns.  Other attractions at the Inner Harbor include the Baltimore Aquarium and the Maryland Science Center.  There are also many family oriented neighborhoods located in surrounding suburbs with excellent school districts.

Sports

Baltimore is passionate about sports and our fans support a world-class variety of professional, college and amateur sports teams. Our professional sports teams include Baltimore Ravens football, Baltimore Orioles baseball and Baltimore Blast soccer. The Ravens Stadium and the Oriole Park at Camden Yards are located within walking distance of UMMC.

Culture

We have many historical and cultural attractions such as Fort McHenry, the home of the National Anthem, and museums such as the American Visionary Art Museum, the Baltimore Museum of Art and The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African History.  Theatres include Centerstage, the Lyric Opera House and the Hippodrome.  The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra performs classical, pops, family, summer and holiday concerts showcasing world-renowned artists.