Patterson Park observatory (shows policemen)
Hampstead Hill, Patterson Park, Baltimore
5 x 7 inch glass negative
Baltimore City Life Museum Collection
Maryland Historical Society
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Now known as the Pagoda, this impressive tower was designed in 1890 by Charles H. Latrobe. Read more about the Pagoda on the Friends of Patterson Park website, including when you can visit the Pagoda in person. The top provides one of the best views of the city.