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Hopkins Loves Baltimore

We love our town. Here are just some of the great things about Baltimore, from those of us who live and work right here in Charm City.

Great Food

Visit Downtown Baltimore's website to locate restaurants based on neighborhood, dining type or time of day, or explore the convenient food locations at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

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Crabs are our tradition. Whether you prefer them steamed or in a cake, if you're in Baltimore, don't miss them.

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Downtown Baltimore is all about great meals: vegetarian, Kosher, ethnic, and more.

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Some of the best food you've ever tasted you'll find at locally-owned Baltimore breweries and pubs.

Vibrant Arts

From Artscape to the art museums, the Baltimore art scene has a lot to offer.  

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Baltimore's arts festivals such as Artscape bring together people from all over the world. 

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Live music, from classical to country to hip-hop to alternative, keeps visitors on the pulse of Baltimore.

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Theater, sculpture, film, painting, literature and dance make visitors' Baltimore experience come to life.

Team Spirit

From the state-of-the-art M&T Bank Stadium to the ballpark that changed Major League Baseball, Baltimore has a lot to offer fans of any sport. 

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In Baltimore, sports are more than a game; they're a way of life. Discover our heritage of great teams.

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Football season brings purple-clad crowds to cheer on the Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium.

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Love baseball? A visit to Oriole Park at Camden Yards is a must when you come to Baltimore.

Community Connections


Johns Hopkins is proud to call Baltimore home, and many of our employees who live and work here volunteer in programs that are helping to make our city great.

Learn about a few of the initiatives our students, staff and faculty are involved with in Baltimore City, and how our organization is giving back to our neighbors.

Hopkins Students Love Baltimore

Farooq Usmani

For medical student Farooq Usami, a native of Pakistan, Baltimore’s hidden gems are art-related: the Baltimore Museum of Art and the Walters Art Museum.

From the Canton waterfront to Patterson Park, students are learning why Baltimore has the nickname “Charm City.” Hear what students enjoy most about Baltimore.