A Geologic Walking Tour of Building Stones of Downtown Baltimore, Maryland

Maryland Geological Survey

This website describes a geologic walking tour of Baltimore Maryland. The tour has a map, lots of photos and descriptions of twelve structures built from a variety of rocks. The tour provides a unique way of studying rocks in the 'field' for urban students.

Part of the Starting Point collection. The Starting Point collection includes resources addressing the needs of faculty and graduate students designing, developing, and delivering entry-level undergraduate courses in geoscience.

Starting Point
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Resource Type: Activities:Field Activity
Special Interest: Field-Based Teaching and Learning
Grade Level: College Lower (13-14)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Enhancing your Teaching:Teaching in the Field