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Behind the Scenes Tour of the Battle MonumentWe ride bikes, climb scaffolding, and walk up and down hilly streets on our tours of Baltimore’s historic buildings and neighborhoods all across the city. Join our volunteer tour guides (including nuns, architects, scholars and activists) and you can discover the stories and people behind our city’s great historic places.

Check out our popular and ever-changing Behind the Scenes Tours, or read on for details on all our heritage tour programs.

Baltimore Heritage Tours Offerings

Patterson Park Pagoda by Smallbones, 2012 March 14. Wikimedia Commons.

Monumental City Tours

Monumental City Tours are a great way to explore Baltimore on Sunday mornings from April through November. The tours are $5 each and start at 9:30. They include: Landmarks and Lions Downtown (1st Sunday); Jonestown and the Shot Tower (2nd Sunday); Mt. Vernon and the Washington Monument (3rd Sunday); and the Patterson Park Pagoda (4th Sunday). Learn more.

"Passing around copy of historic photo" by Steve Earley, April 19, 2014. (CC BY-NC 2.0)

Baltimore by Foot

Our spring walking tour series, Baltimore by Foot, highlights five historic neighborhoods with walking tours of Baltimore architectural and cultural heritage. Walking tours are $15 for members and $25 for non-members.




Baltimore Heritage Small Group Tour

Private Tours

Baltimore Heritage provides private guided tours of Baltimore City throughout the year. From one person to forty, from one hour to one day, we’d be love to help you plan your stay in Baltimore. Prices start at $100 for a 1-2 hour tour. Please call Tour Coordinator Marsha Wise for information: 443-306-3369.

Baltimore by Bike

Baltimore by Bike

From Murals to H.L. Mencken and Highlandtown to Curtis Bay, our Baltimore by Bike tours are always original and engaging rides that explore the history of Baltimore landmarks and landscapes. These regularly scheduled group rides are between six and ten miles and comfortable for a wide range of cyclists.