The downtown campus is located on the 21 East Mount Vernon Place. The Peabody Garage is located on the right side of St. Paul at the corner with Centre Street.
From I-83/Jones Falls Expressway: Take the St. Paul exit and continue south on St. Paul Street. The parking garage entrance is located on the right side of St. Paul Street just before the intersection at Centre Street. Limited street parking is available in the evenings on St. Paul Street and Mt. Vernon Place.
From I-95 North: Follow signs toward Downtown Baltimore (I-395). Turn right on Conway Street. Turn left on Charles Street. Continue north on Charles Street until the 600 block north. Turn right onto East Mount Vernon Place. The secured entrance to the Peabody is located at 21 East Mount Vernon Place. Limited street parking is available in the evenings on Charles Street and East Mount Vernon Place. For access to the parking garage, after you turn right on East Mount Vernon Place, take the first right onto St. Paul Street. The Peabody Garage is located on the northwest corner of St. Paul and Centre Streets.
From I-95 South: Take I-95 South to 695 East (Baltimore Beltway). Take 695 West to I-83 South (Jones Falls Expressway). Follow directions from I-83 above.
All Preparatory students are eligible for subsidized parking in the Peabody garage located on the corner of St. Paul and Centre Streets. Parking is available Monday-Friday, from 3:00 pm-9:00 pm, and during normal garage hours on Saturdays and Sundays for Preparatory classes, lessons, rehearsals, and events, provided space is available.
Upon entry to the Peabody garage, please press the button and take a ticket. If there is a “garage full, admitting monthly permit or coupon holders only” sign outside the garage, Preparatory students/parents are still able to enter the garage, provided it is during the hours listed above and space is available. (Please indicate to the garage attendant you are a Preparatory student/parent.)
Upon exiting the garage, please present the parking attendant with the parking ticket you received upon entry and show your Preparatory student key card to receive the special low parking rate of $5.00 per park. If the parking ticket indicates entry outside of the hours listed above, the Preparatory student/parent will not qualify for the special parking rate. The regular Peabody garage hourly rates will apply. Preparatory students/parents must exit the garage prior to closing for the evening, or the regular Peabody garage hourly rates will apply.
For those wishing only to drop-off or pick-up a Preparatory student, the garage offers parking free of charge, provided the vehicle exits the garage within 15 minutes of entry.
The Peabody Dining Hall offers a friendly and comfortable dining environment with all-you-care-to-eat meals served buffet style. The Dining Hall is the perfect place to catch up with friends while you venture to one of the many stations serving anything from made to order international fare, mouth-watering grilled items, and crispy salads to classic deli sandwiches and hot home-style entrees.
Visit the Peabody Dining website for more information on meal plans, menus, and catering.
The Peabody Preparatory Dance Department is a self-contained area in Leakin Hall. The four large air-conditioned studios (studios B22, B28, B29, and L16) are equipped with high-tech audio and video equipment.
B22, B28, and B29 are located in the basement of Leakin Hall near the entrance to the Peabody garage. L16 is located on the plaza level, one floor above the basement.