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“Beautiful Architecture” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Mount Vernon Cultural District

Mount Vernon Cultural District
MVBA / 1221 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21201 (Mount Vernon)
410-528-1919
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Ranked #19 of 133 Attractions in Baltimore
Type: Historic Sites, Neighborhoods, Cultural
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Owner description: Mount Vernon is home to Baltimore's most prestigious cultural institutions including: The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra,The Walters Art Museum, The Lyric Opera House, Centerstage, Spotlighter's Theater, The Peabody Institute,Contemporary Museum, Enoch Pratt Free Library, Eubie Blake National Jazz Institute, Garrett Jacobs Mansion, The George Peabody Library, Maryland Historical Society, Theatre Project
Baltimore, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Beautiful Architecture”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

This area is the jewel of Baltimore -- from the Peabody Library to the Walters Art Museum and the gardens around the monument.

Visited May 2012
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Baltimore, Maryland
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“Jewel of Baltimore”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

This is the most beautiful square in Baltimore -- visit the Peabody Library, Walters Art Gallery. Have lunch at on of the many places in the neighborhood including Sotto Sopra.

Visited May 2012
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“Walters Art Museum, 5,000 years of treasures”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

It is free and the objects are spectacular. Look at the special exhibit of Ancient American art. The Jean Riddell Russian enamels are outstanding.The Medieval has the Rubens vase , a work of art. The Ancient world includes, Near East, Egypt,Greek andRome. The 18th century French decorative arts are wonderful. The craftsmanship is amazing.

Visited May 2012
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Edgewater, Maryland, United States
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“nice sunday museum visit and sunday brunch”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

went to the Walters Art Museum and then did Sunday Brunch at a lovely hotel in the Mt Vernon district of Baltimore...great way to spend the day

Visited March 2012
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Edgewater, Maryland, United States
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“great area of Baltimore culture”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

Walters art museum and sunday brunch at the local resturants

Visited March 2012
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