The State of Maryland operates numerous welcome centers and rest areas at major gateways and strategic locations within the state. The major facilities are located on Interstate and Primary highways and provide modern restroom facilities, travel information, vending machines, picnic facilities and telephones.
TTY/TTD Telephone available at each facility.
These facilities are located on the Maryland Official Highway Map and are further described as follows:
Welcome Center Open 7 days a week from 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Rest area open 7 days a week 24 hours per day.
In addition to the above facilities, the Maryland Transportation Authority operates two full-service facilities on the toll portion of Interstate 95 (JFK Memorial Highway). These are:
Throughout Maryland there are also approximately 65 picnic areas and scenic overlooks, minor rest areas, and county-operated welcome centers available to the motorist. These facilities are located on the Maryland Official Highway Map, which is available at any welcome center.
707 North Calvert Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-3601
Main Business Line – 410-545-0300
Safety Campaigns – 1-800-323-6742
For emergencies, call MDOT SHA's Statewide Operations Center at 410-582-5650.
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