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
Description
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.
Hours
Daily, 9am-5pm; Summer: 9am-6pm; closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day.
Amenities
ADA Accessible
Admission/Tickets Required
Concessions
Family-Friendly
Free Parking
Pet-Friendly
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October 21, 2019
tourcrafter
I learned much about Francis Scott Key and the battle that inspired "The Star Spangled Banner." Very good interpreters. $15 admission fee. U used a National Park senior pass and brought three friends...
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October 16, 2019
gvanderlinde
A very well kepp historic place, very well renovated. it star with a movie of the bttle for the defence of the Baltimore Harbor from the British intent to take it. the there is a walk to the park and...
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October 14, 2019
Mark458a
Small museum and short film. The film is a must see to appreciate the site. Laid back walk with informative signs.