Federal Hill Historic District

Bounded by Baltimore Harbor, Hughes, Hanover, and Cross Sts., Baltimore, Maryland


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 17, 1970
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Federal
Areas of significance
Industry; Landscape Architecture; Commerce; Military; Politics/Government; Architecture; Communications; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Water-related; Single dwelling; Fortification; Manufacturing facility; Extractive facility
Current functions
Single dwelling; Park
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849
Significant years
1780; 1795; 1880
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 7
Contributing structures: 1


18th Century (4,611)
Baltimore, Maryland (292)
Brick (42,459)
Built 1780 (76)
Built during 1780s (690)
District (10,308)
Exotic Revival (7,379)
Federal (4,578)
Marble (1,154)
Maryland (1,779)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)