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Babe Ruth Birthplace and Museum

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Baseball Fan Must Visit

Very well done museum with all things Babe Ruth! Includes his story-on & off the field. We used... read more

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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Very informative and quite affordable!

My friends and I recently visited this home place/museum while we were in Baltimore. It was easily... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Atlanta, Georgia
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The city's native son, the Great Bambino, is celebrated in the house he was born in, now a museum stocked with memorabilia like the catcher's mitt he used while learning baseball, the bat from his famed 1927 season and exhibits honoring the Orioles.
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216 Emory St, Baltimore, MD 21230-2235
+1 410-727-1539
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 January 2015

If you are a baseball fan, this is a must see while in Baltimore. It's a small museum, but has plenty of cool things to see from Babe Ruth's career. It's a short walk from Camden Yards (just follow the baseballs painted on the sidewalk)...More

5  Thank JandJ618
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 April 2015

We were warned, by our waiter, NOT to ride the free Charm City bus to this location because the drop off is quite a walk, and it's in a dangerous neighborhood. I called the museum and they said the same. They are safe because they...More

9  Thank JoAnn70820
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very well done museum with all things Babe Ruth! Includes his story-on & off the field. We used Groupon & saved lots of money on entry fee. Really cool!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friends and I recently visited this home place/museum while we were in Baltimore. It was easily found, very affordable and is self-guided. I learned quite a lot about Babe Ruth and really enjoyed the information. I had no idea about Babe Ruth’s family and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Goals. The Babe. Great quick stop. Baseballs, bats, recording. Nice piece of history in his hometown

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to visit this place with my brother, brother-in-law and sister. We knew the guys would like it but were quite surprised how interesting and enjoyable it was for my sister and I too. We started at Oriole Stadium and followed the baseballs painted on...More

1  Thank cdpeno
Reviewed 12 October 2018

This was so fun. Lots of Babe Ruth memorbilia, interactive displays, and a movie. Spent well over an hour here. Bought souvineers in the gift shop. Well worth the $10.00 fee.

1  Thank kristykirkendall12
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

When you think Baltimore and baseball the first thing that probably pops up in your head is the wonderful stadium called Camden Yards. But there’s another great stop for baseball fans while visiting Baltimore - Babe Ruth’s Birthplace and Museum. Located walking distance from Camden...More

Thank JackieC2312
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We stopped in here during a game last Sunday. Hubby had seen this twice and wanted me to see it. The house is a typical Baltimore row house but is really nice inside as utilized as a museum. The admission isn't bad for what you...More

Thank travelkitty50
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Great little museum with lots of interesting information on Babe Ruth and a ton of cool artifacts, including, of course, the room he was born in. Our whole family enjoyed the experience.

Thank dadoftmr
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We had the opportunity to visit this fantastic museum as part of a bus tour from Canada following the Toronto Blue Jays on a muli-city trip. The tour guide here at the museum surprised me with information which provided a well rounded view of "the...More

Thank CdnGoldy
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We followed the baseballs painted on the sidewalk from Camden Yards to the Babe Ruth Birthplace and Museum and we were impressed with the caliber of the museum. It was really awesome to be in the house where Babe was born but also to see...More

1  Thank scraphollie27
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Martin M
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Response from NOLAtransplant | Reviewed this property |
The senior ticket was $8.00
Howard P
5 March 2017|
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Response from Chicago-BB | Reviewed this property |
There is a back entrance which doesn't have stairs and an elevator. The website has a place to contact the museum and also a phone number so call and make sure.
Erin M
21 February 2017|
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