BNHA News

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BNHA Takes Stewardship Role in Future of Mencken House

The heritage area will manage the home's renovation and reopen it to the public in late 2019.

Modest Small Cap Grant Keeps Immigration Museum in Step

Baltimore Immigration Museum in Locust Point uses grant award for important repairs to its entrance.

Towering Again: Heritage Area Capital Grants Foster Rehabilitation of Downtown Icon

BNHA grants have helped preserve the 107-year-old Bromo Tower.

Heritage Area Awards Grants for 12 Heritage Projects

The Baltimore National Heritage Area is proud to announce this year’s recipients of the Heritage Investment Grants (HIG), a program funded by the U.S. Department of the Interior.

Voices of Irish Immigrants Shared with Support of BNHA Operational Grant

Grants provides an array of programming for the Irish Railroad Workers Museum in southwest Baltimore.

BNHA Grant Lets Babe Ruth’s Birthplace Prep for New Visitors

BNHA operating support critical as museum closed its doors for renovations.

Baltimore National Heritage Area Announces Recipients of 2017 Small Cap Grants

Since 2004, the Baltimore National Heritage Area has managed the Small Capital Grant Program funded by the City of Baltimore. The grants make relatively small, but strategic, investments in structural improvements for the city’s cultural, historic, and natural resources. On average, the Small Cap grants leverage an additional $13 in investment for every $1 granted.

Renewal on North Avenue: Wax Museum Transforming Neighborhood

BNHA Grant Funding Help Support National Great Blacks in Wax Museum

State Awards More Than $350,000 in Grant Funding to Support Baltimore Heritage Tourism

The Maryland Heritage Areas Authority (MHAA) announced seven matching grants totaling $353,300 for Baltimore nonprofits and heritage tourism organizations, including three museums. The grant funds support heritage tourism projects and activities that draw visitors and expand economic development and tourism-related job creation in Baltimore.