Dates: Oct. 1 & 2
Launched in 2014, Doors Open Baltimore is the citywide festival of architecture and neighborhoods, hosted by the Baltimore Architecture Foundation. Doors Open Baltimore celebrates Baltimore’s architecture and neighborhoods, and encourages residents and visitors to explore the Baltimore. Open House tours return October 1, 2022, along with guided tours on October 2.
With over 40 sites participating in the Open House portion of Doors Open Baltimore on Saturday, October 1, there is something for every interest and age level!
Volunteering Code of Conduct
Doors Open Baltimore is an event that celebrates architecture and its ability to unite and inspire the citizens of Baltimore City. As such, we ask that DOB volunteers make every effort to be pleasant, courteous, and helpful in all of their interactions with participants. Volunteers must arrive 15 minutes before their assigned shifts and remain on site for the duration. During DOB, volunteers are representatives of Doors Open Baltimore and AIA Baltimore/Baltimore Architecture Foundation. The following activities are prohibited during a volunteer’s shift:
- Physical or verbal harassment of or discourtesy towards a staff member, fellow volunteer, or other participant.
- Possession or use of alcoholic beverages or illegal drugs at any participating DOB sites, or arriving for a shift under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
- Bringing to a shift dangerous or unauthorized materials such as explosives, firearms, weapons, or other similar items.
- Conduct endangering the life, safety, health, or well-being of others.
In response to COVID-19 we prefer that you are vaccinated but are no longer requiring proof. If you’re more comfortable masked, you may choose to do so.