BNHA Charles Street National Scenic Byway

Resource Type

Trails and Byways

Charles Street (From South Baltimore to I-695 in Baltimore County)

Baltimore, Maryland

In every great city, there is a great street central to the history that unfolded around it. Such is the case of Baltimore’s Charles Street. The street reflects Baltimore’s progress over three centuries. Charles Street connects the natural wooded landscapes of Baltimore County with the Inner Harbor in downtown Baltimore and Federal Hill neighborhood. Today the Charles Street National Scenic Byway serves as a pathway to the many fascinating features of Baltimore, including its history, architecture, and culture. Visit the Charles Street Byway section to learn more about the history of Charles Street and the numerous attractions along the byway.