In this university neighborhood, museums, monuments and mansions set the scene for Baltimore's best cultural knockout.. The Scene Before waterfront megalopolis Inner Harbor hit the scene, this historical neighborhood was Baltimore's hottest tourist spot. Now it shares the limelight, just as jam-packed with high culture as ever.
What to Do Salute the Washington Monument, contemplate Byzantine art at the Walters Art Gallery and, at night, take in an opera at the Lyric or a classical concert at the Peabody. Whether it's a sonata or a triptych that lights your fire, rest assured that casual clothes are usually A-OK in this college-student haven.