History in the Making

Adult (12+)
$41
Child (6-11)
$31

Get off the beaten path with this tour of Baltimore’s vibrant Mount Vernon neighborhood. Learn about Baltimore’s place in early American history, check out filming locations for several popular television shows, marvel at the beauty of America’s first Roman Catholic Church, and grab a snack from a vendor at one of the city’s most bustling markets. By the end of this tour, we’ll have you feeling like a proper Baltimore local!

Highlights of our Baltimore’s Mount Vernon Tour

  • Discover the ever-evolving architecture of Baltimore as you stroll through the Mount Vernon neighborhood
  • Hear about the incredible creativity of Baltimore’s natives, from poetry to literature and music and food, to popular games, and movies and television shows
  • Check out the Baltimore Basilica – the country’s first Roman Catholic church and a real modern-day beauty
  • Enjoy a tasty snack inside one of the newest additions to the neighborhood, the Mount Vernon Marketplace

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, one snack, one beverage, and entrance to Maryland Historical Society.

Exclusions: Additional food and drinks, souvenirs and items of a personal nature, and tips and gratuities for your guide.

Schedule details

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Meeting point: South side of the Washington Monument by the statue of the Marquis de Lafayette. South Washington Pl, Baltimore, MD 21202. View on Google Maps.
  • Starting time: 11.00 AM
  • Ending point: N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201