Things to do in Towson MD
Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel is conveniently located near all of the great things to do in Towson, MD. Take advantage of the best our "Charm City" has to offer. Whether you want to take a trip to the National Aquarium, catch a game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards, or visit the revitalized Baltimore Inner Harbor, our Towson hotel is in the center of it all. Spend a day at the races at Pimlico Race Track or visit family and friends at nearby universities including Towson University, Loyola University and Johns Hopkins University. Interested in exploring your cultural side? Pay a visit to the Baltimore Museum of Art, Maryland Science Center/IMAX Theatre, Lyric Opera House, or one of the many other things to do in Towson.
|Towson Town Center - 100 Feet (Connected to hotel via skywalk)
825 Dulaney Valley Rd, Towson, MD 21204 | 410-494-8800
Take advantage of our convenient location directly connected to the Towson Town Center Mall. Spend the day with loved ones enjoying an assortment of upscale retail stores, events & entertainment and a variety of delectable dining options. Retreat back into the comforts of our Sheraton Signature Bed™ bed after a long day of shopping.
Towson Row - .5 Miles
This exciting new development is located within one half mile from our hotel. Stroll through the central plaza and explore all of the new restaurants, shops, and boutiques in the over 100,000 square feet of retail space.
Towson Square - .5 Miles
Towson Square, a newly-built shopping, dining, and entertainment hub, has a 15 screen multiplex cinema, an 850 parking space garage, 8 restaurants, and a bistro-style outdoor dining area. Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel is conveniently located less than half a mile away!
Cinemark Theater – .5 Miles
|Timonium Fairgrounds – 2 Miles
2200 York Rd, Lutherville-Timonium, MD 21093 | 410-252-0200
Join the nearly half-million visitors each year at The Maryland State Fair, held at the Timonium Fairgrounds annually from the last week of August through the first week of September. Come and enjoy all of the carnival rides, decadent fair food, and exciting shows and exhibits. Other seasonal events and shows are also held here throughout the year.
|Baltimore Museum of Art – 5 Miles
10 Art Museum Dr, Baltimore, MD 21218 | 443-573-1700
With over 90,000 works of art, the Baltimore Museum of Art is home to an outstanding collection of 19th-century modern and contemporary art. To make art accessible to all, general admission to the museum is free every day. Stop by and view the amazing works of Henri Matisse, as the museum contains the largest holding of his works in the world.
|Center Stage – 5 Miles
700 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21202 | 443-573-1700
As the state theater of Maryland, Center Stage is home to Baltimore’s best and boldest theatrical performances. Hosting an audience each year of more than 100,000, Center Stage continues to engage, educate and entertain diverse audiences in its dynamic works in classical and contemporary theater.
|Woodberry Kitchen - 5.5 Miles
2010 Clipper Park Road, No. 126, Baltimore, MD 21211 | 410-464-8000
Have a once-in-a-lifetime dining experience at nearby Woodberry Kitchen. Home to Chef Spike Gjerde, James Beard Award Winner for Best Chef in the Mid-Atlantic region, this restaurant is not to be missed. Delight in local farm-to-table ingredients prepared by the first Baltimore chef to win a James Beard Award.
|Pimlico Race Track – 6 Miles
5201 Park Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215 | 410-542-9400
Home of the famous Preakness Stakes, the Pimlico Race Track is Baltimore’s premier destination for thoroughbred horse racing. Visitors can spend the day with friends and family watching the exciting live races and dining on the array of food and beverage selections, from quick fast food eats to a gourmet four-star restaurant available at the venue.
|Baltimore Zoo – 6 Miles
1876 Mansion House Drive, Baltimore, MD 21217 | 410-396-7102
As the 3rd oldest zoo in the country, the Baltimore Zoo hosts over 1,500 wild animals of 200 species on its 135 acre property. Come enjoy the zoo’s exciting interactive exhibits and see the animals living in natural environments made to replicate their native habitats. A trip to the zoo is a fun thing to do near Towson for guests of all ages.
|Patricia and Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric – 6 Miles
140 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD 21201 | 410-685-5086
The Patricia and Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric is home to the Lyric Opera Baltimore Company. The performing arts center hosts a variety of theatrical plays and shows each year as well as live music, concerts, ballet performances, sporting events, and inspirational speakers.
|Walters Art Museum – 7 Miles
600 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201 | 410-547-9000
The Walters Art Museum features an internationally renowned collection of art from all over the world from Medieval and Renaissance European, to ancient Egyptian, to treasured Greek and Roman masterpieces and Asian art from the dynasties. The museum offers free general admission to all visitors.
|Baltimore's Inner Harbor- 15 Miles
Inner Harbor, Baltimore | 1-877-Baltimore
Baltimore's Inner Harbor is a fun local attraction for guests of all ages! Head to the Inner Harbor with family and friends and spend the day enjoying the interactive and educational museums and aquariums, a scenic cruise on the river, a wide variety of elegant and unique shops, diverse restaurants, and a thriving nightlife scene.
|Maryland Science Center/Imax Theatre – 8 Miles
601 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21230 | 410-685-5225
Located at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, the Maryland Science Center includes an amazing variety of exhibits, a planetarium, an observatory and an IMAX Theatre. Come and learn through fascinating exhibits and events about the mystery of dinosaurs, the expansive galaxy beyond Earth, the cells that make up your own body and more.
|Oriole Park at Camden Yards – 15 Miles
333 W Camden St, Baltimore, MD 21201 | 410-685-9800
Home to the Baltimore Orioles, Oriole Park is the famous Major League Baseball ballpark at Camden Yards. Featuring statues of Babe Ruth and other retired Baltimore Orioles, the park boasts a seating capacity of more than 45,000. Fans from all across the country can come to enjoy a great ball game in what was named the #3 ballpark in the US.
|M&T Bank Stadium, home of the Ravens – 18 Miles
1101 Russell St, Baltimore, MD 21230 | 410-261-7283
Enjoy all of the latest state-of-the-art technologies and extraordinary amenities when watching a Baltimore Ravens’ home game at the M&T Bank Stadium. With stunning views of the city skyline and a capacity of over 71,000, you can be sure that every event you attend here, whether its sports or music, will be full of excitement.
|National Aquarium – 15 Miles
501 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21202 | 410-576-3800
With over 17,000 specimens in over 750 species, the National Aquarium in Baltimore is sure to be a highlight of your trip to Towson. The aquarium features fascinating exhibits and experiences about the world’s aquatic treasures that are sure to please all of your loved ones, along with an exhilarating 4-D immersion theater.