Baltimore Attractions

Situated in the heart of Baltimore, the Best Western Plus Hotel & Conference Center is a prime spot to stay when visiting Charm City. Whether you are here for business travel or adventure, we're just minutes from exciting attractions, shopping, dining, and entertainment. History buffs will discover the area’s rich history at Fort McHenry and the Baltimore Streetcar Museum. Catch an Orioles game at Camden Yards or cheer on the Ravens at M&T Stadium. Little Italy is home to shopping, dining, and entertainment. Guests appreciate the ease of our complimentary shuttle service to the Inner Harbor, Johns Hopkins and other popular sights. Our complimentary hotel shuttle service runs 7am-10:30 pm.

With so many things to do in Baltimore, it’s easy to become a bit overwhelmed. Please feel free to stop by our front desk with questions you’d like answered, top dining spot recommendations, and directions to one of the many attractions within reach of our Inner Harbor hotel.

Featured Attractions

National Aquarium

Considered one of the world's best aquariums, the National Aquarium's mission is to inspire conservation of the world's aquatic treasures. Visitors can experience close-up encounters with more than 20,000 ocean and river animals, invertebrates, fish, and birds while learning about their lives, habitats, threats, and conservation efforts. You will also enjoy daily docent talks and animal feedings, as well as, exclusive behind-the-scenes experiences like sleepovers and tours. The National Aquarium offers a full day of learning and fun for visitors of all ages.

The Maryland Zoo

Visitors will meet nearly 200 different species including chimpanzees, elephants, leopards, warthogs, groom goats, and polar bears swim next to you at the underwater viewing window. Don’t miss Penguin Coast where the penguins steal the show! The aviary has a good selection of waterfowl and raptors--again a must see. Dine at the Whistle Stop Grille and pick up souvenirs at the Wild Things gift shop, where a portion of all sales directly benefits The Maryland Zoo’s conservation and education programs. A fun day will be had by all when visiting the third oldest zoo in the country.

The Maryland Zoo

Visitors will meet nearly 200 different species including chimpanzees, elephants, leopards, warthogs, groom goats, and polar bears swim next to you at the underwater viewing window. Don’t miss Penguin Coast where the penguins steal the show! The aviary has a good selection of waterfowl and raptors--again a must see. Dine at the Whistle Stop Grille and pick up souvenirs at the Wild Things gift shop, where a portion of all sales directly benefits The Maryland Zoo’s conservation and education programs. A fun day will be had by all when visiting the third oldest zoo in the country.

Baltimore Inner Harbor

One of America's oldest seaports dating from the 1600s is today viewed as one of Baltimore’s most vibrant districts. Take the free shuttle, provided by us, to the Inner Harbor and follow the brick promenade through this bustling destination offering delicious dining choices, unique stores, museums, entertainment and children's attractions. Sample the fresh seafood right out of Chesapeake Bay. You can also catch a game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards and M&T Bank Stadium just a few blocks away.

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