The Nitty Gritty on Roland Park

Tuscany Road, Canterbury Road and Wilmslow Road to the east; University Parkway and Cold Spring Lane to the south; Jones Falls Expressway to the west; and Northern Parkway to the north.

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Range from young professionals with new families to retired seniors.

Higher learning: St. Mary's Seminary School of Theology. (Photo by Emily Deutschman, Special to SunSpot)

Gilman, Roland Park Country, Roland Park Elementary and Middle School, Friends School, Odyssey School, Western High School, Baltimore Polytechinc Institute, Bryn Mawr, Saint Mary's Seminary School of Theology, Loyola College, Johns Hopkins University and The College of Notre Dame of Maryland are within or adjacent to the neighborhood.

Roland Park Presbyterian, Roland Avenue Evergreen United Methodist, St. David's Church


  • Roland Park Country School
  • Roland Park Wines & Liquors
  • Roland Park Library
  • Filming in Maryland:
    Roland Park is one of the eight most filmed areas in Baltimore. The others are Mount Vernon Square, Fells Point, Hampden, Guilford, Loch Raven Reservoir, the colleges and Peabody Conservatory.

    Literary notes:
    Reclusive author Anne Tyler sets many of her books in Roland Park. Poet Ogden Nash lived in a Cross Keys townhouse from 1965 until his death in 1971.

    Community Associations:
    Roland Park Civic League Inc., 410-494-0125