2017 Preservation Awards Celebration at Lexington Market

Join Baltimore Heritage for a celebration of 2017 Preservation Awards on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Lexington Market! We’ll have food and drink from Faidleys, Bergers, Mary Mervis and more market favorites, as well as guided tours of the market’s “catacombs” and catwalks. And we’ll feature the best preservation and revitalization projects of the year … Read more

New tours of immigration, Cylburn Mansion, and Baltimore desserts Don’t forget the Centennial Celebration at the Lafayette Statue and the Preservation Society’s Annual Reception tonight! May 16, 2017

We hope you can join us over the next several weeks on tours by bike and on foot as we explore immigration into Baltimore, look inside one of the city’s … Read more

Celebrating the year’s best preservation work at World Famous Lexington Market Please join us for our annual preservation awards on Thursday, June 15 May 12, 2017

What better place to celebrate outstanding historic preservation work in Baltimore over the past year than at Lexington Market? We hope you agree and can join us on Thursday, June … Read more

About Baltimore Heritage

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

Help us preserve Baltimore’s historic places

What We Do


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


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


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.

Explore timelines and building histories on Baltimore Places: a new open-source resource for local preservationists and historians.

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