Federal Hill Park, Baltimore, Maryland
300 Warren Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21230| Map |
A historic park with spectacular views of the Baltimore Inner Harbor area, Federal Hill Park was a well-known lookout point during the Civil War and the War of 1812. Established as a public park in 1880, Baltimore's signature landmark offers visitors the best views of the cityscape and a relaxing place to enjoy a picnic, stargazing or just some quiet time. The lush green community park is situated in the Federal Hill neighborhood, which is named after the prominent hill that is easily viewed from the Inner Harbor. The area was named after the city-wide celebration that followed the ratification of the U.S. Constitution and has been a public park since 1879. The popular community park and tourist attraction has many family-friendly features, such as a basketball court, Rash Field with various events and activities, beach volleyball, benches and a gated children's playground. For another look at the city, families can visit the nearby Top of the World Observation Level and Museum. Floor-to-ceiling windows on the 27th floor offer panoramic views of the entire Baltimore Inner Harbor and historic Federal Hill Park. More nearby tourist attractions include Inner Harbor, Cross Street Market and the Maryland Science Center.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
When visiting the Baltimore, Maryland area, an outing to historic Federal Hill Park is a nice way to spend a few hours. Pack a picnic, bring a camera and enjoy a family day at this scenic park with many amenities.
Address: 300 Warren Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21230| Map
Hours: Open daily 6 am - 11 pm.
Price: Admission is free.