Activities & Resources
Mount Vernon Place050in Baltimore, MD 21201
about Mount Vernon Place:
Statues include important figures from Baltimore's history as well as the nation's, such as George Peabody, Chief Justice Roger Brooke Taney, and General Lafayette. There are also bronze sculptures of a lion and depictions of Military Courage, War, Peace, Order, and Force. Numerous city institutions surround Mount Vernon Place, including The Walters Art Museum and the Enoch Pratt Free Library, and the grand location hosts some major events, including the annual Baltimore Book Festival and the annual lighting of the Washington Monument over the holiday season.