Ellicott City, Elkridge and Halethorpe, are nearby areas which are also worth exploring.
Catonsville has plenty of museums and theaters within easy reach that make great places to visit. In particular, you should make sure you check out the B&O Railroad Museum, Baltimore Conservatory and the Edgar Allan Poe Museum and House.
While you are in the Catonsville area, don’t miss the Baltimore Orioles baseball team in summer at the area’s iconic Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The stadium also offers interesting backstage tours, giving sports fans a chance to learn about the stadium’s operations and about local sporting heroes past and present.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider staying at one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the Westin Baltimore Washington Airport - BWI, Linthicum Heights, the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham BWI Airport Baltimore, Linthicum Heights, and the popular Sheraton BWI-Baltimore Washington Airport, Linthicum Heights.