Love photography? You’re in luck! Here are 11 of the best places to take photos in Baltimore. From charming cobblestone streets to brightly colored blooms, Charm City has a variety of spots that are worthy of a photograph.
1. Federal Hill Park
For the best view of Baltimore's skyline, head just across the harbor to Federal Hill Park. Day or night, this place is sure to impress.
Address: 300 Warren Ave, Baltimore, MD 21230
2. Cylburn Arboretum
The grounds at Cylburn Arboretum are filled with natural beauty, especially when it comes to the Japanese maple trees. The twists and turns of the branches makes for an interesting and beautiful photo.
Address: 4915 Greenspring Ave, Baltimore, MD 21209
3. Patterson Park
This place varies in natural sights year-round, but most photographers head here to snap shots of the magnificent pagoda. The intricate details are just as amazing in person as they are in photos.
Address: E Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21224
4. Druid Hill Park
There are many photo-worthy places around Druid Hill Park, including the conservatory (pictured). Lovers of architecture will especially love seeing this spot one on one.
Address: 3100 Swann Dr, Baltimore, MD 21217
5. George Peabody Library
I've never seen a photo of George Peabody Library that I didn't like. No matter your photo skills, this enchanting place will blow you away.
Address: 17 E Mt Vernon Pl, Baltimore, MD 21202
6. Top of the World Observatory
Get a sky high glimpse of the city from Baltimore's World Trade Center. Bring your camera because this is a view you'll want to remember (and possibly frame).
Address: 401 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21202
7. Mount Vernon
For charming architectural and historical details, head to Baltimore's Mount Vernon neighborhood. From the monument to the church and more, this spot photographs well.
8. Sherwood Gardens
During spring, this hidden gem becomes a floral paradise with multi-colored tulips at every turn. Your camera roll is sure to be filled with vibrant images, and then treat yourself to a delightful picnic when you're finished.
Address: 4100 Greenway, Baltimore, MD 21218
9. Miracle on 34th Street
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When the holiday season arrives, head to Hampden's Miracle on 34th Street to take in the sights of glittering lights. These magical rowhomes are sure to get you in the Christmas spirit, and it's fun photographing all of the quirky displays.
Address: 700 W 34th St, Baltimore, MD 21211
10. Fells Point
For some old-town type of photos, head to Fells Point and snap away. Be sure to take photos of the cobblestone streets, which are pretty hard to find elsewhere these days.
11. The harbor
We saved the most obvious spot for last. There are so many spots to photograph around the harbor, whether it's the skyscrapers, ships, or the glowing Domino Sugars sign. The possibilities are endless.