Inner Harbor

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The Inner Harbor is a historic seaport, tourist attraction, and landmark of the city of Baltimore, Maryland.wikipedia
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The Inner Harbor is a historic seaport, tourist attraction, and landmark of the city of Baltimore, Maryland.
The city's Inner Harbor was once the second leading port of entry for immigrants to the United States.

Jones Falls

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The Inner Harbor is located at the mouth of Jones Falls, creating the wide and short northwest branch of the Patapsco River.
It is impounded to create Lake Roland before running through the city of Baltimore and finally emptying into the Baltimore Inner Harbor.

Oriole Park at Camden Yards

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The harbor is within walking distance of Camden Yards and M&T Bank Stadium.
The park is situated in downtown Baltimore, a few blocks west of Inner Harbor in the Camden Yards Sports Complex.

American Visionary Art Museum

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The district includes any water west of a line drawn between the foot of President Street and the American Visionary Art Museum.
The city agreed to give the museum a piece of land on the south shore of the Inner Harbor under the condition that its organizers would clean up residual pollution from a copper paint factory and a whiskey warehouse that formerly occupied the site.

Baltimore Water Taxi

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A water taxi connects passengers to Fells Point, Canton, and Fort McHenry.
Baltimore Water Taxi is a water taxi service offering sightseeing and transportation service mainly to points along the Baltimore Inner Harbor.

Patapsco River

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The Inner Harbor is located at the mouth of Jones Falls, creating the wide and short northwest branch of the Patapsco River.
(See Baltimore Inner Harbor.) The Patapsco estuary is south of the Back River and north of the Magothy River.

Fort McHenry

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A water taxi connects passengers to Fells Point, Canton, and Fort McHenry.
It is best known for its role in the War of 1812, when it successfully defended Baltimore Harbor from an attack by the British navy from the Chesapeake Bay on September 13–14, 1814.

Harborplace

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This interest helped spur the development of other tourist attractions – including the National Aquarium, Maryland Science Center, and the Harborplace festival marketplace (operated by The Rouse Company), which opened on July 4, 1980.
Harborplace is a shopping complex on the Inner Harbor in Baltimore, Maryland.

Charles Center

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The renewal of Baltimore's Inner Harbor area began with the adoption of the 33 acre Charles Center project by the City Council and Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro in March 1958.
In the late 1970s Rouse's Inner Harbor project extended the redevelopment southward to Baltimore Harbor and the northern shore of the Northwest Branch of the Patapsco River and was even later in the late 1980s to include the Pratt Street Power Plant on Pier 4 along East Pratt Street and moving north up into Market Place (site of former "Centre Market" with its three adjacent wholesale produce, fish and retail/dry goods market buildings) along the west bank of the Jones Falls stream, with a development with two different phases/developers as "The Brokerage" and later renamed "Power Plant Live!".

Maryland Science Center

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This interest helped spur the development of other tourist attractions – including the National Aquarium, Maryland Science Center, and the Harborplace festival marketplace (operated by The Rouse Company), which opened on July 4, 1980.
The Maryland Science Center, located in Baltimore's Inner Harbor, opened to the public in 1976.

Fell's Point, Baltimore

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A water taxi connects passengers to Fells Point, Canton, and Fort McHenry.
Established as a town by the authority of the Colonial Assembly on July 30, 1729, (and signed by Governor Benedict Leonard Calvert on August 8), several streets were laid out in the "Original Survey" of January 12, 1730, with the main one going east-to-west called "Long Street" (later by the 1760s as "Market Street", then renamed East and West Baltimore Streets) and several others intersecting from north-to-south such as Forrest (later Charles), Calvert, running north from "The Basin" (today's Inner Harbor) in 1730.

Baltimore World Trade Center

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The Baltimore World Trade Center remained closed for a month, but all the other buildings were saved from flooding by the Inner Harbor development controls, which were created by the master developer team of Charles Center-Inner Harbor Management, Inc.
Located on the Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland, the Baltimore World Trade Center is the world's tallest regular pentagonal-based building (the pentagonal-based JPMorgan Chase Tower in Houston is taller, but is not regular).

Inner Harbor East, Baltimore

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In recent years, the area along the waterfront to the east of the Inner Harbor (in the direction of Fells Point and Little Italy) has been developed with condominiums, retail space, restaurants, and hotels – an ongoing project known as Harbor East.
Inner Harbor East, now more recently referred to more commonly as simply as Harbor East, is a relatively new mixed-use development project in Baltimore, Maryland, United States along the northern shoreline of the Northwest Branch of the Patapsco River, which is the Baltimore Harbor, and its Inner Harbor (formerly known as "The Basin").

Baltimore Convention Center

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The nearby Baltimore Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Baltimore Hotel added to the services and resulted in population density and visitors.
During the next two decades, due in part to the success of the Convention Center and the other attractions, Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Sports Legends Museum at Camden Yards, M&T Bank Stadium, Power Plant Live!, and the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African-American History, have joined the area, creating a ten-block plus entertainment and cultural destination at Baltimore's Inner Harbor, further increasing tourist dollars flowing into the region.

Historic Ships in Baltimore

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Historic Ships in Baltimore, created as a result of the merger of the USS Constellation Museum and the Baltimore Maritime Museum, is a maritime museum located in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland in the United States.

Baltimore Steam Packet Company

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In the 1950s, economic changes ended both the freight and passenger use of the Inner Harbor, such as the Old Bay Line's steamers.
Rebuilt after the Great Baltimore Fire of 1904, the building with its four-sided clocktower would be a landmark for decades on Baltimore's Inner Harbor waterfront.

Little Italy, Baltimore

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In recent years, the area along the waterfront to the east of the Inner Harbor (in the direction of Fells Point and Little Italy) has been developed with condominiums, retail space, restaurants, and hotels – an ongoing project known as Harbor East.
Located just east of the Inner Harbor, Little Italy was given its name due to the large number of Italian immigrant families that moved into the area during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Maryland Route 2

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The name "Inner Harbor" is used not just for the water but for the surrounding area of the city, with approximate street boundaries of President Street to the east, Lombard Street to the north, Greene Street to the west, and Key Highway on the south.
Both directions of MD 2 join again along eight-lane divided Light Street and the route heads toward the Inner Harbor.

Port Discovery (museum)

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Port Discovery Children's Museum is a non-profit institution located in the historic Fish Market building in Baltimore, Maryland's Inner Harbor.

Grand Prix of Baltimore

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The races were contested on a temporary street circuit around the Inner Harbor area of downtown Baltimore.

List of streets in Baltimore

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The name "Inner Harbor" is used not just for the water but for the surrounding area of the city, with approximate street boundaries of President Street to the east, Lombard Street to the north, Greene Street to the west, and Key Highway on the south.

Seven Foot Knoll Light

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It was located atop Seven Foot Knoll in the Chesapeake Bay until it was replaced by a modern navigational aid and relocated to Baltimore's Inner Harbor as a museum exhibit.

Royal Farms Arena

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The Arena is located about a block away from the Baltimore Convention Center on the corner of Baltimore Street and Hopkins Place; it is also only a short distance from the Inner Harbor.

Power Plant Live!

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Power Plant Live! is a collection of bars, restaurants and other businesses in the Inner Harbor section of downtown Baltimore, Maryland.

MECU Pavilion

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The waterfront venue is located on Pier Six of the Inner Harbor and opened in 1981.