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Keeper of the tower

Betsy was immense and relates the history and inside details that add spice to a cultural icon... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gary H
Louisville, Kentucky
A Hidden Gem Standing Tall

This is a hidden gem standing tall in Charm City! There is a small fee ($8) to tour the clock room... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2019
Lake City, South Carolina
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Baltimore's unique landmark tower erected by the inventor of Bromo Seltzer.
312-318 West Lombard St. and South Paca St, Baltimore, MD 21201
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Betsy was immense and relates the history and inside details that add spice to a cultural icon. Meeting her was a highlight of our visit to Baltimore. Met Tommy who also added to the personalization of the tower and it;s inhabitants. It is a jewel...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Gary H
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

This is a hidden gem standing tall in Charm City! There is a small fee ($8) to tour the clock room but it is totally free to see all of the art. Take the old elevator to the top and then work your way down...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MattL132
Reviewed April 13, 2019

To go to the clock room you will pay $8 (reasonable price) and first go to a "lecture," then visit a "museum," and then the clock room. There is no skipping ahead, so be prepared for a 45-60 minute lecture, then you move along to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kristin R
Reviewed April 13, 2019

This clock tower office building is modeled on the clock tower in the Piazza Vecchio in Florence, but is even better. The clock is the largest Seth Thomas in the world, the only 4-faced clock tower, and the face is 2 ft wider than Big...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Montgomery P
Reviewed March 11, 2019

This amazing landmark gets you up close & personal with Baltimore's iconic clock. A dominant feature of Baltimore's skyline the tower showcases an eclectic mix of arts groups as well as a history museum. Tours are available 4 times a day (fee charged). Space is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 16, 2018

Best place to visit in Baltimore on a Saturday,This place has everything,One amazing Clock,Beautiful Museum rooms,15 floors of amazing art,Five Stars highly recommend. Saturdays 11:00 am to 4:00 pm This place rocks.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Daddioski
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a great history session by the endearing, witty tour guide and curator, Ernie. The collection of historical artifacts (cobalt blue bottles) from the Bromo Seltzer era was fantastic and Ernie’s knowledge of the history was amazing. To top it all off - the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank bjackson1797
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Based on the information from the website, the Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower was also known as The Emerson Tower and was constructed in 1911 and now can be seen from many angles of the city. It was built to model the Palazzo Vecchio in Florence....More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Prawet J
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Solid tower just across the street from the Holiday Inn hotel. You will not miss this landmark since around the corner.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hungjuinjie
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I called the clock tower last week. Was t able to go last week so thought today would be great (12:30pm tour for 3) got there. Paid the meter and whoa to our surprise it was not open today BUT would be open next Saturday....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sk P
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December 27, 2015|
Response from tammyBaltimore_Md | Reviewed this property |
Saturdays 11-4pm, and Friday 1-7pm, not sure about this weekend since it's New Years!
February 24, 2015|
Response from GregoryC1186 |
Saturday from 11 am until 4 pm.