Baltimore's Historic Charles Street
Length: 12.0 mi / 19.3 km
Time to Allow: 30 minutes
A trek along Charles Street is an all-inclusive way to experience the heart of Baltimore. It’s an adventure that captures 400 years of historic transformations, including the exciting urban renewal of the Inner Harbor and Charles Center that grew into a phenomenon and spread to cities around the world. Linking the Inner Harbor and its attractions to many of Baltimore’s world-renowned destinations, the byway travels through an eclectic mix of urban and suburban neighborhoods; great places to sight-see, shop, and dine. Visit Charles Street, and you’ll want to stay a while.
Walk, bike, or hike one of the 14 Star-Spangled Trails on or near Baltimore's Historic Charles Street and bring the region's colorful heritage - and your own health - to life!
Your Charles Street journey will take you from churches and houses to insane asylums. Explore manifold collections including fine art, manuscripts, ecclesiastical garments, and artifacts from across the globe. Tour the byway and discover the museum adventure of a lifetime!
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2-Day Trip: Baltimore's Charles Street - Centuries of History Rise Above the Chesapeake
Experience Baltimore’s unique history through architecture, historic homes, art museums, monuments, churches, and residential neighborhoods on...