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Baseball Life, Legacies and Legends at Baltimore's Camden Yards

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Program #15433RJ
5 Days | 4 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Itinerary for Jun 20 — Jun 24, 2014

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Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: This Inner Harbor hotel features a new lobby with inviting, flexible spaces to work or relax in, free Wi-Fi throughout and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport conditions via the GoBoard™. You can also grab a snack or meal at The Bistro. This hotel near downtown Baltimore is also conveniently located near the National Aquarium, Fells Point, Little Italy, and is one and a half miles from the Baltimore Convention Center.

Contact info:
1000 Aliceanna Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA
phone: 443-923-4000
web: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bwidt-courtyard-baltimore-downtown-inner-harbor/

Room amenities: Guest rooms have an in-room coffee maker, refrigerator, iron, ironing board, hair dryer as well as a large desk with conveniently placed lighting and outlets

Facility amenities: This hotel offers a well-equipped fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool. A 24-hour business center and boarding pass printing service is also available.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel for rates
Please contact the hotel directly for additional nights before or after the program at 1-443-923-4000 x 0

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day One: Friday, June 20 - Arrival / Welcome Dinner/ Orientation/
Arrive To: Arrive in Baltimore and transfer on your own to the Courtyard Marriott Baltimore Inner Harbor. There will be a Road Scholar desk on the lobby level of the hotel, 4:00 - 5:00 PM.

Dinner: Dinner at hotel 6:00 PM

Evening: After dinner, discuss the program itinerary, get to know your fellow participants, and and learn how to score a game.

Lodging: Courtyard Marriott- Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: This Inner Harbor hotel features a new lobby with inviting, flexible spaces to work or relax in, free Wi-Fi throughout and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport conditions via the GoBoard™. You can also grab a snack or meal at The Bistro. This hotel near downtown Baltimore is also conveniently located near the National Aquarium, Fells Point, Little Italy, and is one and a half miles from the Baltimore Convention Center.

Contact info:
1000 Aliceanna Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA
phone: 443-923-4000
web: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bwidt-courtyard-baltimore-downtown-inner-harbor/

Room amenities: Guest rooms have an in-room coffee maker, refrigerator, iron, ironing board, hair dryer as well as a large desk with conveniently placed lighting and outlets

Facility amenities: This hotel offers a well-equipped fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool. A 24-hour business center and boarding pass printing service is also available.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel for rates
Please contact the hotel directly for additional nights before or after the program at 1-443-923-4000 x 0

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Two: Saturday, June 21 - Camden Yards/Sports Legends Museum/Bowie Baysox A...
Breakfast: At the hotel.

Morning: Behind-the scenes field trip to Camden Yards to visit some non-public areas and learn the history of the park.

Lunch: Lunch in the Baltimore Inner Harbor.

Afternoon: Visit the Sports Legends Museum, where you can browse historical memorabilia of teams and figures in the sports history of Baltimore. The rest of the afternoon is yours in the Inner Harbor, consider a visit the Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum located a few blocks away, the National Aquarium, or ask your group leader for suggestions.

Dinner: Enjoy a picnic at the Bowie Baysox Stadium.

Evening: AA Bowie Baysox Game TBD

Lodging: Courtyard Marriott- Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: This Inner Harbor hotel features a new lobby with inviting, flexible spaces to work or relax in, free Wi-Fi throughout and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport conditions via the GoBoard™. You can also grab a snack or meal at The Bistro. This hotel near downtown Baltimore is also conveniently located near the National Aquarium, Fells Point, Little Italy, and is one and a half miles from the Baltimore Convention Center.

Contact info:
1000 Aliceanna Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA
phone: 443-923-4000
web: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bwidt-courtyard-baltimore-downtown-inner-harbor/

Room amenities: Guest rooms have an in-room coffee maker, refrigerator, iron, ironing board, hair dryer as well as a large desk with conveniently placed lighting and outlets

Facility amenities: This hotel offers a well-equipped fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool. A 24-hour business center and boarding pass printing service is also available.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel for rates
Please contact the hotel directly for additional nights before or after the program at 1-443-923-4000 x 0

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Three: Sunday, June 22 - Fieldtrip to the National Mall/Informal Ball/Majo...
Fieldtrip to the National Mall/Informal Ball/Major League Game: Nationals vs. Braves

Breakfast: Breakfast at hotel

Morning: Coach to Washington D.C, and enjoy a fieldtrip to the National Mall.

Lunch: Lunch at local restaurant in D.C.

Afternoon: MLB Game: Wahington Nationals vs Atlanta Braves (1:35pm start time). Return to the hotel immediatley following the game

Dinner: Dinner at the hotel or local restaurant

Lodging: Courtyard Marriott- Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: This Inner Harbor hotel features a new lobby with inviting, flexible spaces to work or relax in, free Wi-Fi throughout and easy access to the latest news, weather and airport conditions via the GoBoard™. You can also grab a snack or meal at The Bistro. This hotel near downtown Baltimore is also conveniently located near the National Aquarium, Fells Point, Little Italy, and is one and a half miles from the Baltimore Convention Center.

Contact info:
1000 Aliceanna Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA
phone: 443-923-4000
web: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bwidt-courtyard-baltimore-downtown-inner-harbor/

Room amenities: Guest rooms have an in-room coffee maker, refrigerator, iron, ironing board, hair dryer as well as a large desk with conveniently placed lighting and outlets

Facility amenities: This hotel offers a well-equipped fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool. A 24-hour business center and boarding pass printing service is also available.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Call hotel for rates
Please contact the hotel directly for additional nights before or after the program at 1-443-923-4000 x 0

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Four: Monday, June 23 - Fort McHenry/Free Time in the Inner Harbor/Oriole...
Breakfast: Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: Take a Water Taxi across Baltimore’s Inner Harbor this morning to visit Fort McHenry, where American forces prevailed over invading British forces during the War of 1812, and where the fort’s flag remaining aloft inspired Francis Scott Key to write “The Star Spangled Banner”. Take in the exhibits at the new visitor's center, then enjoy a self-guided tour of the grounds followed by a flag presentation, where a Star-Spangled Banner replica flag will be unrolled and discussed.

Lunch: Lunch in the Fells Point area of Baltimore.

Afternoon: Enjoy some free time in the Inner Harbor and consider taking in the exciting interactive exhibits at the Maryland Science Center.

Dinner: Dinner at the hotel or local restaurant

Evening: Major League GAME: Orioles vs White Sox (7:05PM) start time

Lodging: Courtyard Marriott- Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Five: Tuesday, June 24 - Farewell Presentation/Departures
Breakfast: Enjoy breakfast at the hotel

Morning: This morning, hear a lively talk on the history of baseball. We'll finish by 11:00 AM.

Meals Included: Breakfast


Free Time Opportunities


Baltimore, MD
Maryland Science CenterThe Maryland Science Center is a multi-level facility featuring interactive exhibitions on subjects from dinosaurs to the universe. the Science Center also houses an IMAX theater and planetarium. 601 Light Street Baltimore, MD 21230 (410) 685-5225
For additional information, visit: www.mdsci.org/
National Aquarium in BaltimoreThe National Aquarium is a nonprofit aquatic education and conservation organization with two locations and one mission: to inspire conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures. In 2003, separate aquariums in Baltimore, MD, and Washington, DC, joined as one “National Aquarium.” The National Aquarium venues together hold living collections that include more than 16,000 animals from more than 660 species of fish, birds, amphibians, reptiles, and mammals living in award-winning, naturalistic habitats. 501 E Pratt St Baltimore, MD 21202 (410) 576-3800
For additional information, visit: www.aqua.org/
Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and CultureThe premier experience and best resource for information and inspiration about the lives of African American Marylanders. The museum seeks to realize its mission by collecting, preserving, interpreting, documenting and exhibiting the rich contributions of African American Marylanders from the state’s earliest history to the present and the future. 830 East Pratt Street Baltimore, MD 21202 (443) 263-1800
For additional information, visit: www.africanamericanculture.org/

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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