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June 2017

Downtown Landmarks and Lions: Monumental City Tour

June 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am | Register
Hollywood Diner (at the Baltimore Farmer’s Market), 400 East Saratoga Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States

Where can you find a piece of the Berlin Wall, a cannon ball mounted on a Conestoga wagon hitch, and over a hundred lions looking down at you from the tops of Baltimore's buildings? On our Downtown Landmarks and Lions tour, of course! In this leisurely stroll—we cover a little over a mile in a little over an hour—you’ll see and hear the highlights of downtown Baltimore’s history and architecture.

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2017 Preservation Awards Celebration at Lexington Market

June 15 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lexington Market, 400 West Lexington Street
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States
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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 and the people behind them. Casual attire. Parking on the surface lot adjacent to the market off Eutaw Street.

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Mount Vernon Place and the Washington Monument: Monumental City Tour

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am | Register
Washington Monument (North Entrance), 699 Washington Place
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

Mount Vernon began as a country estate for Revolutionary War hero John Eager Howard and grew to be the place to live for Baltimore's rich and famous in the mid-nineteenth century. Join us on a tour to hear the stories behind the Washington Monument and see the landmarks of Baltimore’s grandest historic neighborhood. If your legs are strong, climb the Monument’s stairs for a birds-eye view of central Baltimore!

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Charles Village Pride! LGBTQ Heritage Walking Tour

June 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am | Register
Normal’s Books & Records, 425 East 31st Street
Baltimore, MD 21218 United States

Although Charles Village is better known for its colorful “painted ladies,” the neighborhood was home to many of the activists and institutions at the heart of the city’s LGBT community in the 1970s and 1980s. Whether you lived this history or are learning it for the first time, this tour is a unique opportunity to explore the places that shaped the growth of Baltimore’s LGBT community and civil rights movement.

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Patterson Park Pagoda and the Battle of Baltimore: Monumental City Tour

June 25 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am | Register
Patterson Park Pagoda, 27 South Patterson Park Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21231 United States

In the fall of 1814, thousands of people came together on Hampstead Hill to defend Baltimore from a British attack. Today, the former fortifications are located in Patterson Park and topped by the charming Patterson Park Pagoda. Climb up the Pagoda’s winding iron stairs, you’ll enjoy a singular view of East Baltimore and learn the story of the Battle of Baltimore and War of 1812. Join us as we explore the history of Patteron Park from the early 1800s to the present.

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