Museums and Galleries in Baltimore
Baltimore Maritime Museum - 1.5 miles
Tour USS Torsk, last victorious WWII submarine; USCGC Taney, last Pearl Harbor survivor afloat; Lightship Chesapeake, which marked the entrance of the Chesapeake Bay for 33 years; and the 7-foot Knoll Lighthouse, which guided mariners safely into Baltimore Harbor.
National Aquarium - 2.0 miles
This world renowned aquarium housing 11,000 aquatic animals is a true “must see” in Baltimore. Express entry is available by purchasing tickets online.
Maryland African American History Museum - 2.5 miles
This museum highlights the history and accomplishments of Maryland’s African American community, featuring exhibitions, resource centers, a cafe and a gift shop.
American Visionary Art Museum - 3.0 miles
This museum showcases outstanding original works of art created by intuitive, self-taught artists in seven art galleries, outdoor wildflower sculpture gardens, museum store and gourmet restaurant.
Edgar Allen Poe House - 3.0 miles
Poe arrived in Baltimore in 1929 and stayed for a short time with his aunt, Maria Poe Clemm, then returned in 1932 to again live with her at No. 3 Amity Street where he penned several of his short stories. His grave site is nearby.
Maryland Science Center - 3.0 miles
Offers three full floors of hands-on exhibits, IMAX films, planetarium shows, kids room, and observatory.
Walter’s Art Museum - 3.2 miles
Features 55 centuries of history, from Egyptian mummies to Asian Art and European Masterpieces.
National Museum of Dentistry - 3.2 miles
See George Washington’s teeth, sing along to vintage toothpaste commercials, and discover fascinating hands-on exhibitions.
Babe Ruth Birthplace and Museum - 3.4 miles
A national historic site, this museum is the birthplace of Babe Ruth. See rare artifacts, photos, videos and more; located two blocks from Camden Yards.
Contemporary Museum - 3.4 miles
A unique museum promoting the art of our time as both educational tool and catalyst of progressive social change in the Baltimore area, producing and presenting new art and exhibitions immediately relevant to local audiences.
Baltimore Museum of Art - 5.5 miles
Maryland’s largest art museum showcases collections ranging from ancient mosaics to contemporary art and ever-changing exhibitions. Admission is free.
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