In 1800, Charles Carroll, a signer of the Declaration of the Independence, gave Homewood to his son as a gift. JHU moved to Homewood in 1914.
The Johns Hopkins campus resides in the heart of Baltimore--a city of more than 600,000 people--but boasts a green and peaceful campus.
Baltimore is a multifaceted urban center with sports, culture, art, and music on offer both night and day. (Photo: Joe Ravi)