Please join us for our 2016 Preservation Awards Celebration at the Green Street Academy on June 16!

Step into a detective’s shoes with us next week Test your deductive skills with our Nutshell Studies tour May 3, 2016

Our next tour is not for the faint of heart. In the 1940s, Chicago heiress Frances Glessner Lee created crime scene models on a one-inch-to-one-foot scale to be used as … Read more

Field Notes from Herring Run: What did we learn from an amazing week of excavations? May 3, 2016

Thanks to Lisa Kraus and Jason Shellenhamer for this final update from the 2016 field season for the Herring Run Archaeology Project. You can find their updates on our blog, the project … Read more

About Baltimore Heritage

Photograph by Melissa Gerr, June 19, 2014 -
Photograph by Melissa Gerr, June 19, 2014.

Baltimore Heritage is a nonprofit organization dedicated to saving historic buildings and revitalizing neighborhoods. We celebrate the stories of our city’s people and places through tours and education. We support home-owners and neighborhood organizations as they work to preserve and restore their homes and local landmarks.

Learn more about our mission, staff and board, check out our blog for the latest updates, or get in touch!

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What We Do

"Jenny Hope of Telesis" by Steve Earley, April 19, 2014. (CC BY-NC 2.0)


We love to explore Baltimore’s history and architecture with affordable downtown tours, walking tours, bike tours and more.

McKim Center, This Place Matters Community Challenge


We work to promote historic preservation with residents, neighborhoods and property owners across the city saving places that matter.

John Pente with daughter Margaret Schwartz and son-in-law Al Schwartz. Photo by Lisa Doyle.


We celebrate Baltimore’s rich architectural and social heritage through a range of history education and outreach programs.

Baltimore’s Civil Rights Heritage

Looking for Landmarks from the Movement
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