Things to Do in Maryland

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This energetic space dedicated to visionary art (which is, simply put, created by self-taught artists who play by their own rules) is more fun house... Read More

The museum’s updated Contemporary Wing reopened in November 2012, just the first phase of a $24.5 million renovation to be completed in 2014. A... Read More

Cruise the harbor affordably (you can get a map of landing points at the tourist center in the Inner Harbor) on one of these open-air, blue-and-white... Read More

Why Go: This peaceful beach on the Chesapeake Bay attracts avid fossil hunters and shell lovers from all over the East Coast—the soft, sandy... Read More

Grab a beer and crab soup at this well-loved neighborhood joint. Read More

Mules stopped pulling coal barges in 1924; now bikers pass locks, lockhouses, and aqueducts while looking for bald eagles. The Monocacy Aqueduct, at... Read More

Rent a motorboat to explore the Chesapeake’s open waters and hidden inlets. Read More

Stroll up to the covered 18th-century Lexington Market for picnic fixings and free Friday and Saturday lunchtime jazz and blues concerts. Read More

One of the newest additions to the Inner Harbor’s waterfront Harborplace, this 3,800-square-foot shop from the Maryland-based company is about... Read More

The stadium is largely credited with starting the league-wide trend toward serving regional cuisine in ballparks when it opened in 1992. Read More

The Vibe: Old-school disco, R&B, and hip-hop augment 1970s funk at this four-wheeled roller-dancing mecca.... Read More

In May, fans gathered in the Washington, D.C., suburb of Waldorf to see the debut of the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs at their intimate new 4,200-seat... Read More

The organization creates textile tours around the world, including in India. Read More

This prestigious school was founded in 1845. See what they mean by military precision at the noon meal formation. Read More

Hail down a red, green, or blue-topped water taxi for a ride to lunch, or just around the harbor. Read More

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