If you are eight or eighty, exploring Baltimore’s history and architecture can enrich your life. Learn more historic preservation and education.


Baltimore Heritage features a number of ongoing Baltimore Historic education programs to research, document, share, and celebrate Baltimore’s rich architectural and cultural heritage. Our programs include both special events and ongoing research and preservation efforts.

Baltimore Modernism Project

The Baltimore Modernism Project is an effort by the D:center Baltimore together with the Baltimore Architecture Foundation and Baltimore Heritage to highlight the history of the modern movement in Baltimore architecture through exhibits and programs. Learn more.

Centennial Homes

The Baltimore Centennial Homes project, developed in collaboration between Baltimore Heritage and City Councilman James Kraft, recognizes families that have been in the same house for 100 years or more. Learn more.

Explore Baltimore Heritage

Explore Baltimore Heritage is a website and smartphone application for both iPhone and Android devices featuring historic buildings and neighborhoods from across the city. Learn more.

LGBTQ Heritage

Baltimore Heritage invested in the city’s rich LGBTQ+ history too. Our new initiative highlights the historic locations significant to Baltimore’s LGBTQ+ community through tours and education programs. Click to learn more!

Race and Place in Baltimore Neighborhoods

Past program series exploring the history of segregation, civil rights, and community development in historically African-American Baltimore neighborhoods. Click to learn more!

Witness to the War of 1812

Through tours, research and more, we’re remembering the history of the War of 1812 together with the Baltimore landmarks that witnessed the battles that shaped our city’s history. Click to learn more!

Education and Outreach

Learn more about our Student outreach in East Baltimore during our archeological dig in Patterson Park.

Our Explore Baltimore Heritage app is a great resource for learning about Baltimore’s rich historic areas.