If you are driving to the Modell Lyric, please be
advised that Preston Street will be closed to through traffic between Maryland
Avenue and Cathedral Street starting at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 30,
2013 and will remain closed until 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 4, 2013.
If you are parking in the garage, this may cause delays. Please be sure
to leave sufficient travel time to accommodate this and drive safely!
From the North and Northwest:
Take 1 - 83 South (Jones Falls Expressway) to Exit 5, Maryland Avenue. Go straight through the traffic light to the second street (Mount Royal Avenue). The Lyric is on the left and the Bolton Yards Parking Lot is on the right.
Via Interstate 95 - north to Baltimore: As you approach downtown, you will see I - 395. Take I - 395 toward the Inner Harbor/Downtown. Stay on your left. The second traffic light will be Pratt Street. Make a right on to Pratt. Take Pratt to Charles Street and make a left. Follow Charles about 20 blocks until Mount Royal Avenue. Make a left on to Mount Royal and the Lyric is one block down on your right.
Via 295 Baltimore Washington Parkway: As you approach downtown, you will see I - 395. Take I - 395 toward the Inner Harbor/Downtown. Stay on your left. The second traffic light will be Pratt Street. Make a right on to Pratt. Take Pratt to Charles Street and make a left. Follow Charles about 20 blocks until Mount Royal Avenue. Make a left on to Mount Royal and the Lyric is one block down on your right.
Limited street parking is available. Be careful of any signs indicating illegal parking as many spaces are for truck unloading only or must be cleared between 4 PM and 6 PM for commute periods. The Fitzgerald Parking garage is now open, located at the corner of Mt. Royal Avenue and Oliver Street just across from the theatre, is available for patrons.
The University of Baltimore/Mount Royal Light Rail Station is located almost directly across from the Lyric Opera House. On weekdays and Saturdays, trains run from 4:45 AM until 11:45 PM north to Hunt Valley. Trains run south to Glen Burnie, weekdays and Saturdays, from 4:24 AM until 11:40 PM. Sundays, trains run both north and south between 11 AM and 7:25 PM. For more information, please contact the Mass Transit Administration at 410-539-5000.
Baltimore's Penn Station is two blocks northeast of the Lyric. Daily service between Washington's Union Station and Baltimore on both MARC and AMTRAK is available from early morning until 11:30 PM. For more information, please call 1-800-USA-RAIL.
Parking at the Modell PAC/Lyric
Parking is available at the Fitzgerald Garage on Oliver Street (between Mt. Royal Avenue and Maryland Avenue), The Garage is a block north of the Modell/Lyric.
Parking for some events is also available at the Cathedral Street Garage (located a block south of the theatre). The Symphony Center Garage, adjacent to Park Avenue (about two blocks south of the theatre) is also available.
In addition, metered spaces are available after 6 p.m. along any of the surrounding streets.