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Best things to do in Baltimore

Aquarium
“Iconic landmark offering marine-life exhibits, a dolphin show, shark tank & walk-through rainforest”
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Art Museum
“A spectacular palazzo in the middle of Baltimore's most elegant neighborhood contains the enormous art collection of philanthropist Henry Walters. The works inside span from antiquity to the mid-19th century, and the best part? Admission is free!”
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Historic Site
“For McHenry is a historic American coastal pentagonal bastion fort located in the locust point neighborhood of Baltimore. It is best known for its role in the war of 1812, when it successfully defended Baltimore Harbor from an attack by the British navy from the Chesapeake bay on September 13-14, 1814.”
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Museum
“Contemporary and often interactive museum housed in a unique building across from the harbor. Great for families or anyone seeking the proudly off-centered.”
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Art Museum
“The collection End of Matisse's & Picasso's, Impressionist works & a sculpture garden are some highlights.”
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Art Museum
“It’s a pretty decent museum. Has a bit of everything, from modern exhibits to Picasso & Matisse paintings. Lost of historical information. ”
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Science Museum
“Interactive exhibits at this museum featuring an IMAX theater, planetarium & rooftop observatory.”
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Art Museum
“If you like creative artwork, you'll enjoy this cool museum which is a 5 minute walk away from you.”
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Museum
“This museum is truly unique. If you are interested in African American history and identity, you should consider a visit. It is an often-overlooked destination because it is located outside of main tourism and commercial corridors.”
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Museum
“Port Discovery Children's Museum is a non-profit institution located in the historic fish Market building. It is 80,000 square feet and offers three floors of exhibits and programs designed to be interactive and hands-on allowing children to learn through play. ”
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Museum
“The Jewish Museum of Maryland is located in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. The museum tells the story of the American Jewish experience in the city of Baltimore and throughout the US state of Maryland”
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Library
“Worth the trip just to see the architecture. A beautiful building in an historic neighborhood.”
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Museum
“The USS Constellation is cool to see and a great story in and of itself. It is the only remaining combat ship afloat from the Civil War. But it didn't start out that way. Originally built in 1797 in Fell's Point for the US Navy, it underwent "repair" in 1854 - a brand new ship was built around the original ship using creative budgeting!”
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Historic Site
“This is a small museum worth considering if you are interested in sports history and, of course, baseball.”
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History Museum
“For those who are fans of trains and railroad equipment. Check out the calendar to find about upcoming kid events. ”
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Art Gallery
“If you are visiting baltimore as perspective MICA student or short term professor, you can walk to the university! If you love art you an check out the many gallaries and student shows. ”
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