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Beautiful Town

My love and I stopped in and saw the gorgeous Peabody Library, the Washington Monument and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shanell W
Always stay here

You’ve been taking a trip for a few nights away each year since my girls were little. We always... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elkton, Maryland
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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...more
MVBA / 1221 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21201
Mount Vernon
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My love and I stopped in and saw the gorgeous Peabody Library, the Washington Monument and the absolutely amazing Mt Vernon United Methodist Church while on vacation here this past weekend. Such beautiful buildings and character through out!

Thank Shanell W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You’ve been taking a trip for a few nights away each year since my girls were little. We always stay in this section of Baltimore. The charm city circulator is free transportation that you can grab right outside any of the hotels to take you...More

Thank 4honeynugget
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The Mount Vernon Cultural District is a must visit when in Baltimore. It is only a bus ride from the Inner Habor area. The area has a few nice old buildings, beautiful churches, and many venues for arts. It is a different feeling and atmoshphere...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed August 22, 2018

I went here just to do the monument and discovered such a neat place. I went to the peapody institute and the art museum also. Then there was a neat park that was right there. All were free or very low cost. I did Uber...More

Thank knelso18
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I love this area. It’s affordable and quirky. Just don’t walk in the alley ways after 12 midnights. Rodents will be out. Otherwise lovely lovely location for everything: The renovated Parkway Theater, The renovated Charles theatre and the amazing Walters art gallery. The Poet restaurant...More

Thank sk P
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Mt. Vernon is the ne plus ultra of neighborhoods in Charm City. The architecture is sublime, the history fascinating, the beauty overwhelming. Stroll along the squares, both Mt. Vernon Square and the perpendicular Washington Place, climb the Washington Monument (first in the country!) for breathtaking...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Enjoyed walking in this leafy pleasant old neighborhood. The architecture was fascinating, the modest gardens of the homes interesting, the genteel restoration of the neighborhood is rewarding to see.

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Reviewed May 12, 2018

I live in Baltimore and spend lots of time in Mount Vernon. I meet friends for coffee, drinks, or dinner, or simply walk around the neighborhood on a nice day. Street parking is available, but can be hard to find in the evening. Beautiful architecture,...More

Thank Globetrotter331984
Reviewed April 14, 2018

A great and beautiful place with the monument, a church and a nice square . a must for Baltimore and area

Thank PauloMarinho
Reviewed April 8, 2018

This is a lovely and historic area that is certainly a great spot for a walking tour. At times, it can seem pretty vacant without a lot of activity but the architecture makes it worthwhile.

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March 18, 2015|
Response from primerstar6 | Reviewed this property |
According to the national park service website, A map and guide of the Mount Vernon Cultural Walk is available for purchase at the Baltimore Visitor Center located at 401 Light Street at the Inner Harbor. You could probably... More