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List of Famous Baltimore Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Baltimore skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Baltimore architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Baltimore are included on this list. Information about these Baltimore buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Baltimore and older historic landmarks.

Examples of buildings on this list: National Aquarium in Baltimore, Baltimore Museum of Art and more.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Baltimore?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Baltimore. Famous architectural houses within the city of Baltimore are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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    414 Water Street

    • City/Town: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 2008
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    American Brewery

    The American Brewery is an historic former brewery located at 1701 North Gay Street in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Formerly abandoned and left to decay, has been recently renovated and beautified. It is currently the headquarters of Humanim Inc....  more
    • City/Town: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
  • 3

    Auburn House

    Auburn House is a historic home located on the grounds of Towson University in Towson, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States. It was built in 1790 by Charles Ridgely III and stayed in the family until it became part of the Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital property in 1944. Towson University acquired it in 1971. The building currently serves as the home of the executive offices of the Department of Athletics. The National Register listing shows it having been built in 1849, but it also says that Rebecca Dorsey Ridgely, wife of Charles Ridgely III, lived there from 1791 to 1812. The listing calls it Greek Revival, but 1791 is well before the Greek Revival period in the United States....  more
    • City/Town: Towson, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    • Opened: Jan 01 1849
    • Style: Greek Revival
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    B&O Railroad Museum

    The B&O Railroad Museum is a museum exhibiting historic railroad equipment in Baltimore, Maryland, originally named the Baltimore & Ohio Transportation Museum when it opened on July 4, 1953. It has been called one of the most significant collections of railroad treasures in the world and has the largest collection of 19th-century locomotives in the U.S. The museum is located in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad's old Mount Clare Station and adjacent roundhouse, part of the B&O's sprawling Mount Clare Shops site begun in 1829, the oldest railroad manufacturing complex in the United States. Mount Clare is considered to be a birthplace of American railroading, as the site of the first regular...  more
    • City/Town: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    • Style: Georgian