Life in Baltimore
Baltimore is a city of roughly 600,000 that boasts many of the advantages of an eastern seaboard city without the overwhelming size of its neighbors on the east coast. The coastal location makes the weather relatively temperate with winters averaging 18 inches of snowfall (the average number of snowy days is 10; the average high in February is 45°F and the average low is 29°F).
- Inner Harbor
- National Aquarium
- Maryland Science Center
- Harbor East (shopping)
- Orioles Park at Camden Yards (Baltimore Orioles)
- M&T Bank Stadium (Baltimore Ravens)
- Babe Ruth Museum
- Visionary Arts Museum
- Walters Art Gallery
- Baltimore Museum of Art
- Hippodrome Theatre
- Center Stage
- Fort McHenry (where Francis Scott Key first penned the national anthem
- Assateague Island (see the wild horses run)
Living & Dining
Enjoy the many eclectic restaurants in these Historic Baltimore neighborhoods...
Enjoy running, biking, hiking, roller blading, and nature photography at these fantastic venues:
- Loch Raven Reservoir
- Patapsco Valley State Park
- Waterfront Promenade
- Patterson Park
- Lake Roland Park
The Student Center directly across the street from the hospital includes excellent dining, a state-of-the-art gym, and an indoor pool. Membership to this facility is provided to incoming residents for the year, compliments of the Department.
For more information about UM Orthopaedics or to make an appointment, call 410-448-6400, send us an e-mail.