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The Walters Art Museum

600 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201-5118
+1 410-547-9000
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Granny & Grandson trip worth the downtown drive.

Researched before trip to babysit 4 yr old grandson. This museum was recommended for weekend art... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent Collection

The Walters Museum will be a delight for the art lovers with its great collection of antiquities. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Baltimore, Maryland
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“faberge eggs” (26 reviews)
“free admission” (52 reviews)
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600 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201-5118
Mount Vernon
+1 410-547-9000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Researched before trip to babysit 4 yr old grandson. This museum was recommended for weekend art activities for children. My grandson fell in love with the play area outside the art room so we did not get to do watercolor. But, boy did he have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Walters Museum will be a delight for the art lovers with its great collection of antiquities. I was there a few weeks back and I regret not visiting it before. The museum offers glimpses of the past through those relics. Great place to visit...More

Thank MickeyJan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This unique museum in the heart of Baltimore house the fascinating collection of the Walters family (railroad and whiskey wealth from the 1800's). Fortunately there was excellent taste and so this hidden treasure has a loot to look at and learn about. In addition its...More

Thank Breton9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is a must see when in Baltimore. It's free, it's well located, and the collection is great. They know it's not comprehensive and they don't try to fool you into thinking that it is: they curate great groupings and write excellent explanations that...More

Thank moorejjbb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Walters Art Museum contains a fascinating collection of art from the antiquities into the early 20th century. I think it was stated that 75% of all that is shown was amassed by two men, William and Henry Walters. When we visited in January 2018...More

Thank jgfairman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Walters is one of the two big museums in Baltimore. Its downtown building is magnificent...and the collections it houses are classic. They are known for their Faberge eggs and jewelry, but their paintings. sculpture, and even coats of armor are world class.

Thank Anne-and-Bill-2010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A Baltimore stable & impressive that there is no entrance fee. Museum building itself is wonderful to walk through. Highly recommend. They have hands on projects for kids, check their website.

Thank Shelly L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love that this museum is in our area. It is easy to get to and plenty of parking. The museum itself is never dull. So much to see and learn about. Love the exhibits and the ambiance of the place. Great place for any...More

Thank Noelle D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Walters family patriarch made his fortune before the Civil War my making and selling Rye Whiskey (what could be more American than that???) Then his son sat out the Civil War by moving to Paris (those of you familiar with Maryland history will understand...More

Thank Leonard K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This museum was so fun for my 3 and 7 year old. Suits of armor, bugs, a mummy... we didn't really make it off of the first floor. Except to go to the lower level, where kids could complete an art project, all for free....More

Thank Metromommy
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josie j
15 June 2017|
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Response from Terry C | Reviewed this property |
had no luck finding an open free parking spot
29 February 2016|
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Response from captcathy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, check their website.
Bill M
7 February 2016|
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Response from William V | Reviewed this property |
Open Saturdays except some holidays.