Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine

2400 E Fort Ave, Baltimore, MD 21230 Get Directions 
Phone: 410-962-4290

Baltimore City

Central Maryland
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.
Daily, 9am-5pm; Summer: 9am-6pm; closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day.
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May 23, 2019
went by water taxi park very nice staff helpful and beautiful location learned a bit of history while there, and help raise the flag too
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May 21, 2019
We loved the fort and the tour, we’ve visited several forts in the past and this was one of the best. Even participated in the raising of the flag! Suggest you put it on your list
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May 19, 2019
David L
Travelling down from eastern Pennsylvania we stopped by at Fort McHenry We were travelling to DC and it is about an hour or so north of there. WE found the inner harbor of Baltimore beautiful and...