Baltimore: The Home of America’s Best Garden Cities (Charles Duff)

Friday, May 29 | 1:00 pm | Donations. The fifth in a series of virtual tours and presentations with Baltimore Heritage and the Baltimore Architecture Foundation. The Garden City Movement, devised by an odd London genius named Ebenezer Howard, has shaped most British development, and the best British development, for more than a century. Baltimore has more good examples of Garden City design and development than any American city. Join Charlie Duff to explore the English movement and the wonderful places where Baltimore architects and developers learned what the Garden City movement had to teach.

Baltimore’s Treasures (Meg Fairfax Fielding)

Friday, May 22 | 1:00 pm | Donations. The fourth in a series of virtual tours and presentations with Baltimore Heritage and the Baltimore Architecture Foundation. Baltimore is a city filled with a wide range of architectural treasures. From tiny temple-like structures, to gem-like carpenter gothic churches, to robust Richardson Revival edifices, to castle-like school buildings, our architecture has something to delight everyone. But some of these treasures are off the beaten path and not everyone knows about them. Take a spin through Baltimore with BAF past president, Meg Fairfax Fielding.

Bank of America Building

Dear Bank of America Building, My name is Carolyn, I’m 76 years old and have had a crush on you since I was a little kid. The first time I saw you from the window of my bedroom, I thought…

VIRTUAL HISTORIES: A Series on Baltimore Architecture, Preservation, and History

The Baltimore Architecture Foundation (BAF) and Baltimore Heritage present a series of 30 minute live virtual tours and presentations focusing on Baltimore architecture, preservation, and history.

Tickets are donation based. We encourage you to give what you can to support the BAF and Baltimore Heritage. Your support helps us make up for lost tour and program revenue from COVID-19 and create more virtual programs like this.

First & Franklin

Dear First & Franklin, While you have been there my entire life, it was in my late teens when I truly began to notice you. In the 90s, I moved into my first apartment on the 800 block of Park…