photo by Vivian Marie Doering

Virtual Historic West Baltimore Tour


Saturday, October 3, 2020 1:00 pm


Thursday, October 8, 2020 1:30 pm

About the Event

Presented as part of Doors Open Baltimore 2020 African American Heritage & Civil Rights Week

This program is hosted on Zoom and Facebook Live. Upon registering you will receive an email confirmation and a Zoom link. If you do not receive a link, please contact If you do not contact us at least 1 hour prior to the start of the program, we cannot guarantee admittance.

The tour will explore Baltimore’s historic African American neighborhood. Visitors will learn about Baltimore’s civil rights and women’s suffrage legacy, visit a rich tapestry of residential and church architecture, and learn about Pennsylvania Avenue’s special place in history as one of the nation’s premier African American entertainment districts.

The tour will also include a brief visit to Baltimore’s beautiful Bolton Hill neighborhood and the impressive Francis Scott Key statue and learn about the history of the Prince Hall Masons.

Bradley Alston is an award-winning Urban Ranger and Baltimore history tour guide. He is also a board member of the Baltimore City Historical Society and docent at the Frederick Douglass Isaac Myers Maritime Museum.

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

Learn more about Doors Open Baltimore 2020