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“Great time for the Family”
Review of Inner Harbor

Inner Harbor
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Ranked #12 of 231 things to do in Baltimore
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: One of America's oldest seaports dating from the 1600s is today an important landmark and popular tourist destination. Park your car and follow the brick promenade through this bustling complex of eateries, stores, museums, entertainment and children's attractions. Sample the fresh seafood right out of Chesapeake Bay.
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“Great time for the Family”
Reviewed January 9, 2013

There is so much to see and do at the Inner Harbor. There are so many attractions you will never see them all in a day. Be prepared to spend money, it is a tourist trap after all, but a fun one. I highly recommend the Aquarium (pricey but nice), the art museum, and the tall ships. Avoid on a Saterday if possible as this place gets packed with visitors. Also avoid bitter cold days and hot days as there is a lot of walking to do if you want to see everything.

Highly recommend a trip to the top of Federal Hill, the view of the harbor is nice and it gives you a good spot to sit and relax.

Visited July 2012
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“beautiful place and it never gets old”
Reviewed January 8, 2013

always a beautiful place to walk around. not always nice when its really cold but any other time of year its great. such a nice view from top of federal hill.

Visited December 2012
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Honesdale
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“Safe Harbor”
Reviewed January 7, 2013

I love Inner Harbor. It is one of my favorite places on earth. During our January visit, we found it to be uncrowded, clean, easy to navigate, and well patrolled - we only had two beggars approach!

Visited January 2013
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PRRKRRBAR
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“Always a good time”
Reviewed January 3, 2013

We took the jet boat ride at the Inner Harbor. It was different. I would never pay full price to do that, but it was interesting. The rest of the Inner Harbor is good for shopping and eating.

Visited July 2012
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Baltimore, Maryland
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“Lovely, but over developed”
Reviewed January 3, 2013

I really love the inner harbor. The sights, the sounds, the tourists. William Donald Shaffer really understood what it would take to transform a run down part of Baltimore into a world class torist destination. The Nation Aquarium is truly the star in a constellation of harbor. The location (in down town, close to the convention center, little italy, the first mariner arena, camden yards, raven stadium, and the federal hill restaurant district) make it a perfect jump off point for all your tourist needs. My only complaint is that parts of the harbor (south of the tourist area) are now ringed by high rises.

In all, it's a great place.

Visited January 2013
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