Maryland is home to several celebrities and notable names, many of which you might recognize. Swimmer Michael Phelps, activist Harriet Tubman, and writer Tom Clancy to name a few. But did you know that one of the biggest names in sports was born in one of the smallest neighborhoods in Maryland? Babe Ruth was born in Pigtown, Maryland, a Baltimore neighborhood with quite a history. Plus, you can also visit the house Ruth grew up in!

Did you know that Babe Ruth was born in Pigtown, Maryland? Who would’ve thought? Do you know other celebrities from Maryland? Make sure to shout them out in the comments section.

Do you love museums in Maryland? I do, too. There is something about visiting a new area and learning all about it that makes me feel like I fit right in. Take a look at these 13 must-visit Baltimore museums to get more ideas about planning a trip!

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