Collected by Tom Wrenn
Tom Wrenn′s Wishlist
1711 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
To be honest, this is usually the only theater I go to watch movies. Not only do they feature the typical Hollywood movies, but this is where you'll find the best indie and foreign films. Occasionally they'll have special screenings followed by a...
2127 Boston St, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
You can't leave Baltimore without trying crabs made in traditional Chesapeake fashion—steamed with Old Bay seasoning. Captain James Crabhouse has waterfront seating and even a menu with a "Crab Picking 101" tutorial to help the novices. Crabs are...
1725 Taylor Ave, Parkville, MD 21234, USA
As soon as you enter Pappas Restaurant, you feel as if you're dining at your grandparent's house. It's a feeling that's spurred on by both the decor and clientele of the family owned and operated restaurant. And while my grandma had similar floral...
Fells Point, Baltimore, MD, USA
With the cobblestones and colonial architecture, I can't get enough of Fells Point and its historical appeal. To top it off, the main street, Thames, is right on the water, so you can wander along the promenade along the harbor. Across the harbor,...
Patterson Park, Baltimore, MD, USA
Patterson Park is a great place to spend some time outside—especially if you're visiting Baltimore during the spring or fall (summers can be a bit muggy, but it's worth the sweat). Bring a picnic and plan an afternoon wandering the park. Check out...
1621 Aliceanna St, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
4 words say it all: Captain Crunch French Toast. This breakfast item has blown the minds and captured the hearts of many, and is only one of the delicious, unique items that can be found at Blue Moon Café. This local favorite has been featured on...
601 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21230, USA
For some family fun or for the science aficionado, the Maryland Science Center is a worthy stop while in Baltimore. The variety of exhibits alone is awe-inspiring and range from prehistoric paleontology exhibits to the “Life Beyond Earth” space...
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
This museum's art collection holds more than 90,000 pieces of varying artwork, including work by Picasso and Van Gogh. In addition, the collection of art is constantly updating, with new exhibits to explore year round. With this bountiful...
Cylburn Arboretum, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
There is no place better than Cylburn Aboretum to experience the vast and luscious nature only found in Baltimore. Cylburn Aboretum is home to hundreds of acres of woodland with natural roaming wildlife, vast expanses of hiking trails, and even...
731 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
The Inner Harbor Light Street Pavilion is host to more than 40 different stores and restaurants, some name brand some not, making it convenient to spend a full day here. What separates this shopping venture from the rest, however, is the...
10 E Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
Balimore’s Famer’s Market and Bazaar is not just the typical average farmer’s market, but rather an enormous event that takes over the entire underside of the Jones Fall Expressway. This larger than life market features locally grown organic foods...
300 Warren Ave, Baltimore, MD 21230, USA
The best view of Baltimore's Inner Harbor and downtown skyline is found on this historic high point, public gathering place, and civic treasure. It was here in 1788 that over 4,000 people celebrated Maryland's ratification of the U.S. Constitution...
Inner Harbor, Baltimore, MD, USA
Sitting on the crest of Federal Hill admiring Inner Harbor, the centerpiece of downtown Baltimore with its beautiful waterfront and surrounding skyline. Within blocks, you've got the Maryland Science Center, the National Aquarium, Ripley's Believe...
400 W Lexington St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Open since 1792, Lexington Market is one of the world's longest running markets and the largest among Baltimore's 7 public markets. It's hard to imagine this space in the heart of urban Baltimore once was bustling with horse-drawn carriages...
401 Lakespring Way, Cockeysville, MD 21030, USA
Freshly hand rolled patties burger with fresh sliced fries. This place has great burgers all prepared fresh. The menu is limited however, their sandwiches and salad are delicious too! The place is typical of a local joint, independent family owned...
700 Aliceanna St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
Inner Harbor can be a tough place to find a snack that doesn't require a crab-bib or end with a Hard Rock tee shirt. Lamill Coffee is housed in the Four Seasons Inner Harbor hotel in Baltimore and the atmosphere is a welcome break on a humid...
1110 Old Elkridge Landing Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090, USA
Guests of The Westin Baltimore Washington Airport needn't go far for a good meal before jet setting to their next destination. Luminous Restaurant serves a blend of Asian and American dishes in a modern yet relaxed setting. Try their popular...
600 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
The Walters Art Museum boasts more than 35,000 objects that date from 3000 B.C.E. to the early 20th century. Located in Baltimore’s historic Mount Vernon neighborhood, the museum features extensive collections of Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Byzantine,...
1415 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230, USA
Maryland’s history comes to life at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. Housed in a former cannery that operated in the 19th century, the BMI celebrates the workers, small business owners, and residents who transformed Baltimore into a booming...
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