Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine

The Fort's successful defense during the Battle of Baltimore in 1814 inspired the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Film, interpretive programs, living history, special events. Part of Maryland's 2020 Year of the Woman. NOTE: Operations may be impacted by COVID-19, please check website for more info.
Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine Photo
The Fort's successful defense during the Battle of Baltimore in 1814 inspired the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Film, interpretive programs, living history, special events. Part of Maryland's 2020 Year of the Woman. NOTE: Operations may be impacted by COVID-19, please check website for more info.

Hours

Daily, 9am-5pm
Summer: 9am-6pm
closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day.

Location

2400 E Fort Ave
Baltimore MD 21230
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Admission/Tickets Required
  • Concessions
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Group-Friendly
  • On-site Motorcoach Parking
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Student Group-Friendly
  • Weddings
Rated 5 by jessiema54

September 12, 2020

jessiema54

Learning and having fun

We took the grandkids here last fall. We had so much fun learning about the history of Baltimore and Fort McHenry. The boys loved seeing the cannons and jail. We enjoyed the videos and seeing the...

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Rated 2 by Signs123

September 09, 2020

Signs123

Huge Disappointment

Visitor center was closed. Well in to the month of September and people are still having to put up with this foolishness. A huge disappointment and total waste of time. Vice President Pence recently...

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Rated 3 by saragU107XU

August 20, 2020

saragU107XU

interesting, but one visit is enough

Cool video at the fort, but not much doing there. It's definitely not worth another visit I think. Tho I'm happy we went the first time.

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