Tours on the move this summer! Check out our Charles Village Pride walking tour, Historic Parks by Bike, and Goucher College’s mid-century modern dorm moving project June 23, 2017

We’re enjoying a hot start to summer but before it gets really hot we’re squeezing in a few tours that combine Baltimore’s great heritage with… Read more

Join us on June 15 at Lexington Market for Preservation Awards, market tours, and great food! Upcoming tours of LGBTQ heritage, historic parks, and the highlights of the Monumental City June 8, 2017

If you haven’t already bought your tickets, you still have time to join us on the evening of Thursday, June 15 for our 2017 Awards… Read more

About Baltimore Heritage

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!

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

Baltimore’s Civil Rights Heritage

Explore the history of the Civil Rights movement and share your comments on our ongoing study.

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What We Do

Preservation

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

History

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

A hallway with a glass display case holding postcards and a framed map hanging on the wall.
Photograph by Eli Pousson, 2017 April 20.

Resources

Baltimore City has nearly 70 neighborhoods that are designated as historic districts containing over 50,000 residential and commercial buildings. Find out what resources are available.

With support from the National Park Service and National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers, we developed the Local Preservation School for anyone to learn or teach preservation using free and open educational resources.
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Explore timelines and building histories on Baltimore Places: a new open-source resource for local preservationists and historians.