Parking & Directions


$7.00 validated parking is available directly across the street at the parking garage at 815 E. Pratt Street (on the corner of Pratt and President Streets). Bring your ticket to the museum’s front information desk to have it validated. Free on-street parking and metered parking is also available throughout the Harbor East and Little Italy neighborhoods.

Overflow Parking
$7.00 validated parking is also available at the Pier V Garage at 711. E. Pratt Street, one block from the museum. Validation vouchers are provided at the museum’s front information desk. Retain your parking ticket from the garage and the validation voucher from the museum to exit the garage at the discounted price of $7.00. Cash or credit card accepted. Cash is only accepted in the pay station located in the elevator/stairwell lobby. Credit cards are accepted at the pay station as well as in the exit machines in each exit lane.

Parking for Group Tours
For drop-off & parking information for group tours, please 
see our Group Tours page.


From New York/Philadelphia and Points North (I-95):
Follow I-95 south through the Ft. McHenry Tunnel to exit 53/I-395 to Pratt Street. Follow Pratt Street to President Street. Museum is located on the corner of Pratt and President Streets.

From Harrisburg/York and Points Northwest (I-83):
Follow I-83 south (Jones Falls Expressway) to end (turns into Fallsway, Fallsway turns into President Street). Make left onto Pratt Street. Museum will be directly to your left.

From Washington, D.C. and Points South (I-95):
Follow I-95 north to I-395 to Pratt Street. Turn right onto Pratt Street. Proceed on Pratt Street until you get to President Street. Museum is located on the left.

Other Transportation

Bus Lines:
Bus #10 via President Street turns right on President.

Charm City Circulator:
Orange Route #201
Green Route #109

Take the subway to the Shot Tower Station (East Baltimore). Follow Shot Tower exit area. At street level, walk two blocks south. Museum is located on the left.

Water Taxi:
Take water taxi to Marriott Waterfront Hotel (Pier 6), walk three blocks north on President Street. Museum will be directly to your right across Pratt Street.