P.E.L.A. Design Inc.

  • Planning
  • Environmental Design
  • Landscape Architecture


Baltimore Visitor Center at Inner Harbor

Location: Baltimore City, MD
Type: Visitor Center, Institution, Public Building, Public Amenity Space
Status: Construction Complete

As a part of the tourism promotion effort, Baltimore Development Corporation commissioned a team of architects, landscape architects and engineers to provide design services for a visitor center to be located at a prominent location of the Baltimore City Inner Harbor. The proposed landscape features include: 1) a brick plaza, for public gathering and a visual connection between waterfront and Conway Street, 2) foundation planting featuring ornamental grasses, 3) trees on large open lawns in both the north and the south of the Center, and 4) skate-boarding proof stone benches.