City of Baltimore Docks, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
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General - City of Baltimore Docks lies right in the heart of Baltimore's Inner Harbor. The best of the attractions are practically dockside. The National Aquarium features more than 11,000 animals including bottlenose dolphins. Don't miss the 1854 USS Constellation, the last all-sail warship.
Open - All year round
Position - 39° 17' N 76° 36.7' W
Reference port -
Mean time differences - HW: minutes ± ; LW: minutes ±
Heights in metres -
Charts, Pilots & Cruising Guides - See the following link for Maryland Charts
Approach and Entrance - From Chesapeake Bay make for the Patapsco River. Then the Brewerton Channel to Fort McHenry Channel and finally to the Northwest Channel
Berths & Moorings - 125 slips with 25 reserved for transients. Reservations cannot be made. Look for the black cleats and dock anywhere unless there is a "no docking" sign or the cleats are red.
Maximum length - 200'
Formalities - Not known
VHF Ch - 68
Call sign -
Water - On the pontoons.
Electric - On the pontoons.
Fuel - On the fuel dock.
Weather forecast - Not known.
Security - City Police patrol the area.
Internet Access - Not known.
Other Facilities & Services - Cable TV. Toilets. Showers. Pump out. Docking Assistance.
Chandlers/Ships Store - Not Known
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Marine Electronics - The Top Deals are on the Web!
Scuba Diving Gear - Get Offers Here
Fishing Tackle - Not Known
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Shopping and Provisions - All provisions can be obtained in the city of Baltimore.
Eating Out - There are numerous restaurants in Baltimore.
Bikes - Light Street Cycles (685-2234).
Bus Service - Local service throughout the city.
Car Rental - Great Deals Here!!!
Limousine Service - Book your Limo Here
Train Service - Amtrak (727-3210).
Water Taxi - Serves the harbour (563-3901).
Ferry Service -
Airport(s) - BWI - 7 miles
Local Area -
Sporting Facilities - Swimming Pool. Fitness Centre. Tennis Courts. Golf Course. Bowling. Jogging Paths. Roller Blade & Bike Paths.
Sightseeing - Ride The Ducks. Clipper City Schooner. Harbor Palace. Fells Point Walking Tour.
Museums and Cultural Attractions - Baltimore Civil War Museum. Flag House Museum. Museum of Industry. Baltimore Maritime Museum. Maryland Science Centre. Performing Arts Centre. Davis Planetarium. American Visionary Art. Oriole Park at Camden Yards. National Aquarium.
Special Events - Fells Port Festival takes place on first weekend in October.
Children's Stuff - Playground. Port Discovery is a top kids' museum.
Other - Picnic Area with Grills. Federal Hill Park & Promenade. Rash Field Park. Movie Theatre. Fishing Charter. Boat Rentals.
We would like your comments - If you would like to add to this report or submit your own report on a marina, harbour or anchorage not covered in this guide so far please visit our home page for our contact details. Digital photos are also very welcome.
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