Directions & Parking

The Walters Art Museum is located at 600 N. Charles St. in Baltimore’s historic Mount Vernon Cultural District, about one mile north of the Inner Harbor and downtown business district.

The main entrance is located on Centre Street near the corner of Centre and Cathedral Streets. Visitors may also access the museum via the Charles Street entrance. For visitors with limited mobility, please enter through our Centre Street entrance.

Use the following address for ride share services: 10 W. Centre St., Baltimore, MD 21201.


Visitor parking is available in the lot at 600 Cathedral St. on the corner of Centre and Cathedral Streets. For your convenience, reserve a spot online and pay in advance. Museum Members are eligible for reduced rates; bring your membership card to receive your discount when you park. There is also free and metered street parking in the neighborhood immediately surrounding the museum.

Other nearby garages are located at 520 N. Charles St. and 601 N. Calvert St.

Reserve Parking

Public Transit

There are several ways to reach the Walters using public transit. The museum is conveniently located near the free Charm City Circulator (Purple line), MTA bus lines (Silver, Green, Yellow, Pink, Purple, 95, 51, 103), and the Centre Street light rail stop.

The Charm City Circulator is a free bus service in Baltimore. The Walters is located along the Purple line at stop number 307.

You can find public transit maps and directions online.