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Baltimore Scavenger Hunt Adventure
"The adventure begins at the Maryland Science Center within the Inner Harbor. Just rev up that smart phone and see where it takes you on this 3-hour challenge. This well-designed course will have you venturing our along the harbor and walking to interesti including to Little Italy and the Flag House.  Take some time during the tour to stop for a bite to eat (at own expense) or simply enjoy the best of this great harbor city. Great for families friends and those ready to have fun on a scavenger hunt adventure! Please note that pricing is per individual but your team must book together. One voucher is valid for your team of 2-5 people.""""Turn Baltimore into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure! This challenge combines the excitement of 'The Amazing Race' with a 3-hour city walking tour. With your smart phone as your virtual guide teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Note: Pricing is per individual
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Marvelous DC Morning Small Group City Bus Tour
"Don't worry about keeping up with your guide or getting lost in the numbers on a crowded tour.  This small group DC tour has been enjoyed by all including grandparents children couples as well as visitors from other countries.  Your guide will engage you throughout the tour; this isn't a rolling classroom! Your guide excels in helping you to get all the pictures your want while providing the time & freedom to explore o your guide will help take photos and then allow a few minutes to wonder on your own. US Capitol White House WWII Memorial Thomas Jefferson Memorial Franklin Roosevelt Memorial Martin Luther King Me there may be an opportunity to change the itinerary based on the desires of the guests that day.  At times the following locations may be included during the tour:Kennedy Center Embassy Row National Cathedral "
From $55.00
 
Original Annapolis Seafood Crawl
"Don't feel like trudging around Annapolis on foot? No problem! Discover this beautiful city aboard an eCruiser with a local guide. This Annapolis and Eastport tasting tour will introduce you to the people places and food that make up the city's unique maritime culture.We’ll cross the bridge into Eastport an annex of Annapolis whose existence was and still is critical to the growth and prosperity of Annapolis. You’ll learn about the sibling rivalry that exists between these two sister communities and see iconic spots rarely seen by most visitors. Locals know how important these sites were to Annapolis and American history and you’ll get to hear the intriguing stories behind them.But this isn’t a history crawl
From $59.00

National Aquarium Tips (38)

The National Aquarium

Since its opening in 1981, the National Aquarium has been one of the major sights at Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Its striking modern architecture of a pyramidal roof, colorful rectangles and cylindrical...
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starship
Feb 17, 2016

“Great Aquarium, Must See!”

My favorite aquarium! A must see! I've been here a few times and absolutely love it! It's a huge aquarium with so much to see and do! Don't miss the dolphin show! The care the animals get is above...
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Gloriajames
Jul 28, 2015

Worth At Least One Trip!

There's many great aquariums around the world, but this is the "National" aquarium and located at the very scenic and fun Inner Harbor in Baltimore. There are some really great and large exhibits...
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JoeM130
Aug 27, 2014

National Aquarium

We spent 5 hours in this place to see just about all that it had to offer. There are many exhibits and rooms. They have a live dolphin show. Be careful of sitting in the first few rows because you...
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iam1wthee
Jul 13, 2012

Can't Miss This!

This is an awesome aquarium, and we've been to many. The 30 minute dolphin show is well worth the extra $3 admission. Divers were hand-feeding rays and a sea turtle. The jellyfish exhibit is amazing,...
missmommy19
Oct 16, 2011

National Aquarium

The National Aquarium is arguably the city's top tourism draw - for kids and the young at heart - at least. Housed in a futuristic buildings across two piers at the Inner Harbor, it is regarded as one...
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Tijavi
Mar 23, 2011

Something fishy about"National" Aquarium

Don't be mis-led by the name "National" aquarium. It's not like the other free national museums in the DC area. This was costs a lot of money and time. Advertised internet price was different from...
withinreason
Aug 04, 2010

Incredible adventure at the National!

My girlfriend and her 2 girls and I went to this in the spring and had a blast---especially photographically wise.....Some of what I loved---the seals (check out the blind one in the photo!) the...
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dustmon
May 26, 2010

Dollar Days and the 4D Experience

Dollar Days is a special rate weekend at the National Aquarium. They do this every year during the first weekend in December and its open to everyone. It is on a first come first served basis so come...
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ReinaMorena
Dec 30, 2009

National Aquarium

This is a really cool aquarium. I must say they did such a wonderful job in how they display so many species of fish. The have a great Dolphin Show and a tropical rainforest that you can walk through....
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Yaqui
Jul 11, 2009

NOT kid friendly - National Aquarium in Baltimore

The National Aquarium do not allow strollers making it impossible to bring small children. My three year old daughter could not wait to see the aquarium, however it was much to large for her to walk...
eDee
Apr 11, 2008

National Aquarium - go after 5 on Fridays

On Friday evening I went to the National Aquarium in Baltimore. I went there a few years ago also, but remember it being bigger and better for some reason. Maybe it's just awesome the first time you...
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dln6874
Nov 25, 2007
 
 
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Inner Harbor

I grew up and left Baltimore before the Inner Harbor was really developed. I have taken trips on the Old Bay Line, but other than that I spent little time around the Baltimore harbor. But in 1980,...
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Flag House

The Flag House was the home of Mary Pickersgill who sewed the massive American Flag that flew over Fort McHenry when Francis Scott Key wrote the Star Spangled Banner. The two-story brick house was...
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Power Plant

Located in the Inner Harbour. Pier 5, POWER PLANT is a commercial complex which was once a power plant owned by Baltimore Gas & Electric. This transformation is just one example of what Baltimore...
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Phoenix Shot Tower

One of the other memorable sights on our walk was this very tall tower. It's where rifle shot was produced - lead was dropped at the top of the tower, and as it fell into water at the bottom of the...
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Civil War Museum

At the outset of the Civil War, in April 1861, Maryland was a neutral state. It was, like Kentucky and Missouri, divided right down the middle. So the Confederates tried to seize control of Baltimore,...
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Little Italy

We were fortunate enough to be touring Little Italy during the "Festival of St. Anthony" - a massive street fair with lots of shopping, food, and drink. It was a very happy place, despite the enormous...
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Getting to National Aquarium

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501 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

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  • Sunday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Monday 10:00 to 16:00
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 16:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 16:00
  • Thursday 10:00 to 16:00
  • Friday 10:00 to 20:00
  • Saturday 10:00 to 17:00

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