Baltimore, Maryland, commonly known as Charm City, is a vibrant, ever-evolving, walkable city steeped in history.
- In 1814, Baltimore’s bombardment by the British inspired Francis Scott Key to write the lyrics for “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
- Visit the Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine to learn more about the War of 1812.
- Explore Baltimore’s world-famous Inner Harbor.
- Enjoy the ﬂavor of the city’s quirky and distinct neighborhoods.
Plus Baltimore’s location and geology will make for some unique ﬁeld trips. Come explore this area’s geologic offerings and forge connections with other geoscientists.