Back to Results

Mount Vernon Place and the Washington Monument: A Monumental City Tour

May 20, 2018

We’re sorry—this event has now passed. Visit the event’s website to view photos, connect on social, and for future event information.


Washington Monument (North Entrance)
699 Washington Place
Baltimore, MD 21201


Mount Vernon began as a country estate for Revolutionary War hero John Eager Howard and grew to be the place to live for Baltimore's rich and famous in the mid-nineteenth century. The Garrett family, owners of the B&O Railroad, the Walters, founders of the Walters Art Museum, and the Thomases, owners of Mercantile Bank, are among the families that built handsome mansions along the four parks that surround the Washington Monument.

Event Details

Event Category Neighborhood

  • Sites & Attractions
  • Mount Vernon


Event Category
  • Sites & Attractions
  • See less
  • Mount Vernon
  • See less