Baltimore Visitor Center

The Baltimore Visitor Center is simply the best place to start exploring the new Baltimore. This 8,000-square foot, state-of-the art facility, which opened in May 2004, offers an array of information resources and services, all designed to make your stay in Baltimore one to remember.

Catch up on special events, purchase tickets for attractions, museums, tours, and harbor cruises, pick up brochures, make reservations for dining and lodging, and learn about the city's history, arts, neighborhoods, and shopping—all in one convenient location at 401 Light Street on the West Shore of Baltimore's famous Inner Harbor. The center has also added a gift shop featuring items for sale that are specific to Baltimore’s history and culture.


The Baltimore Visitor Center is open as follows:

October 1st – December 31st 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Closed for Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

January 1st – February 28th 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Closed on Mondays, with newspapers box (located on north and south entrances) with visitors guides for walk-up customers)

March 1st – April 30th 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

May 1st – September 30th 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Special events and holidays may affect hours.

Baltimore Call Center Phone: 1-877-BALTIMORE, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (EST); Email: or 
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