Baltimore with Tweens and Teens


Ditch the electronics for something fun and cool – and not just by parents’ standards. Between zip-lining, skateboarding, hearing ghost stories, and even a little education, this is not your average family vacation.

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American Visionary Art Museum 
About: This national museum and education center presents outstanding original works of art created by intuitive, self-taught artists is located on a 1.1 acre wonderland campus featuring three historic renovated industrial buildings, sculpture gardens, a museum store and restaurant.

Address: 800 Key Highway, Baltimore, MD 21230

Cost: $15.95- Adult, $13.95- Senior (60 and up), $9.95- Student/Child, Free- Children 6 and under
Autobahn Indoor Speedway 
Autobahn Indoor Speedway provides a premier indoor go-kart racing experience to hundreds of thousands of racers every year. From professional racers to novices out to try something new, we pride ourselves on offering a fast-paced thrill that is approachable for all. In addition to creating the ultimate racing experience, we also wanted to provide a unique venue for company events, group parties and meetings. A place that will get people’s hearts pumping and where bonds can be strengthened. Address: 8251 Preston Court, Jessup, MD 20794
Babe Ruth Birthplace and Museum 
About: A National Historic Site, this museum -- located two blocks from Camden Yards -- is the birthplace of Babe Ruth, and features rare artifacts, photos, videos and more.

Address: 216 Emory Street, Baltimore, MD 21230

Cost: $7- Adults, $5- Seniors, $4- Children (ages 5-16)
Baltimore Ghost Tours 
About: Baltimore Ghost Tours provide award-winning haunted walking tours of Fell's Point and Mount Vernon.

Address: To contact: Baltimore Ghost Tours, PO Box 38140, Baltimore, MD 21231. Tour locations vary

Cost: In advance: $13- Adult, $8- Children 12 and under. Onsite ticket prices (sold from 7:30-8:00pm before the tour, on the sidewalk outside of Max's sidebar) $15- Adult, $10- Children 12 and under.
Charm City Helicopters 
We have Baltimore’s only city-based and waterfront 7-seater Bell 407GX helicopter! Take the Water Taxi or drive to the best Baltimore experience! The ultimate bird’s eye view of Baltimore is made possible with Charm City Helicopters, the only helicopter tour company located in Baltimore, Maryland! Charm City Helicopters is the perfect aerial experience with helicopter rides that can be enjoyed by anyone year round. Address: 1800 S. Clinton Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21224
Geppi's Entertainment Museum 
About: Take an unprecedented journey through American history with a focus on pop culture in media, toys and comic characters as they shaped our children through a magical blend of entertainment and education.

Address: 301 W. Camden St., Baltimore, MD 21201

Cost: $10- Adult, $9- Senior (55+), $7- Student (5-18), Free- Children under 4
Monumental Helicopters 
About: The best way to see Baltimore,and Annapolis is by helicopter! Experience history, the Chesapeake Bay and Annapolis, the Inner Harbor and sports – there’s something for everyone. Come create unforgettable memories! Address: 7505 General Aviation Dr. Ste. 1, Hangar 84, Ft. Meade, MD 20755
Orioles Baseball Game 
About: The Orioles play an 81-home game Major League Baseball schedule from April through September. Ballpark tours are available year-round. For tour and ticket information, call 888-848-BIRD or visit the Web site at

Address: 333 W Camden St, Baltimore, MD 21201

Cost: Range from $15 to $180
Orioles Stadium Tour 
About: Enjoy the charm of Oriole Park at Camden Yards while visiting the Orioles dugout, club level suites, press box, and broadcasting booths on the ballpark tour. Tours are approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes in length and are offered March through September unless there is an Orioles afternoon home game, Ravens home game, or icy conditions in the ballpark. (Areas seen on the ballpark tour are subject to change due to facility events).

Address: 333 W Camden St, Baltimore, MD 21201

Cost: $9- Adult, $6- Child (ages 3-14), $6- Senior (age 55+), Free- Children under 2
Segs in the City Tour 
About: A unique way to see the historic districts of Baltimore, our one- and two-hour daily Segway Safaris give you a great overview, excellent photo spots, and an up-close-and-personal look at a unique place for history and culture.

Address: 207 S. Albemarle St., Baltimore, MD 21202

Cost: $60 per person
Skatepark of Baltimore 
About: The Skatepark of Baltimore, Inc. is a grassroots volunteer-driven non-profit organization whose mission is to facilitate the construction of a public, custom, concrete, destination Skatepark in the City of Baltimore.

Address: 1121 West 36th St., Baltimore, MD 21211

Cost: Free
Terrapin Adventures 
About: This outdoor adventure center features a climbing tower, zip line, giant swing and high ropes course and offers team-building facilities and programs.

Address: 8600 Foundry Street #50 New Weave Building, Savage, MD 20763

Cost: Prices vary depending on package