Baltimore is a popular tourist destination in the United States, known for being the city where Francis Scott Key (American lawyer, author, and amateur poet) wrote the lyrics to the United States' national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner." The city offers eclectic list of things to do ranging from shopping and dining to cultural and historical attractions and family friendly activities. The cultural venues like Baltimore Museum of Art and the Walters Art Museum are worth spending your time.
National Aquarium in Baltimore
This aquatic wonderland of exotic and native species enthralls both kids and old alike. The aquarium features more than 16,000 animals representing more than 660 species.
Maryland Science Centre
The Maryland Science Centre offers interactive educational displays within its three floors of exhibit. The museum features a planetarium, giant dinosaur replicas, and interactive exhibits that focus on physics, marine biology and astronomy.
Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine
Get an American history lesson at Fort McHenry best known for its role in the War of 1812. The fort successfully defended Baltimore Harbor from an attack by the British navy.