The Black-Eyed Susan

Departing from Baltimore Marine Center in Canton, the Black-Eyed Susan offers groups a comfortable excursion of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. A paddlewheel riverboat, the Black-Eyed Susan can seat up to 144 people on its main deck. During the trip, the captain will inform groups of the historical sites and popular attractions along the shoreline such as Harborplace, historic Federal Hill, the Domino's Sugar neon sign, and Under Armour headquarters at Tide Point. Special themed cruises include the Murder Mystery Cruise and Olde Tyme "Sing-Alongs." Food service is available. Packages can be customized to meet your group’s needs.
 
Contact Info
Address: 2700 Lighthouse Point East #130, Baltimore, MD 21224. City of Baltimore. Tel: 410-342-6960. Website: www.baltimorepaddlewheel.com. Hrs: Vary. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 3-4 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Boat Excursion Lesson Plan

Did you know a boat can be built out of concrete and it will still float? As long as the boat is lighter than the water it displaces, it will stay above water. Let students learn about how boats work, and explore hands-on activities students can do to “help” on the boat.... Continue