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.
ADA Accessible
On-site Motorcoach Parking
Student Group-Friendly



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November 20, 2018
They do the history well - we really enjoyed seeing them take down the huge flag in the fort. Lovely place to walk around on a nice day.
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November 19, 2018
John W
Fort McHenry is a must see. The history of the fort and battles is well presented and amazing to see. After the video, we went to a talk on the flag. The ranger had us all participate by unfolding...
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November 18, 2018
Full of history. Beautiful grounds & people were friendly & helpful. Only downside was that it cost around $10 to into the actual fort area & we did not wish to pay.