A vibrant yet serene city neighborhood near Johns Hopkins University accessible to everything Baltimore offers. 1920’s townhouses with front porches and tree-shaded streets, Oakenshawe is an oasis in the midst of Baltimore.

Oakenshawe residents are an urbane and diverse group: young families, singles, empty nesters, retirees, long-time residents, and students. Children play in our streets and alleys on their bikes and scooters. Johns Hopkins students jog through on their way to Sherwood Gardens or the 32nd Street Farmers Market. Residents from surrounding neighborhoods enjoy walking their dogs through our leafy, cozy streets.

Oakenshawe is a friendly community that loves a good party. From the Easter Egg Hunt to the fall Terrace Party  and the Halloween Parade, neighbors can be counted on to participate and enjoy the fun. Together we form a cohesive, close-knit community.

Living in the heart of Baltimore, Oakenshawe residents have easy access to Central Baltimore’s excellent restaurants & open-air cafes, assorted bookstores, beautiful parklands, the Baltimore Museum of Art & other art spaces, and an array of superb theater & music venues.  For more about the amazing assets of Central Baltimore, visit Explore the Core.