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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September 9, 2019
Megan M
Fort McHenry is such an interesting place! There are so many layers of history here, from the Star Spangled Banner to rehabilitation services for vets from WWI. History lovers, this place is for...
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September 8, 2019
SKW78
We had the National Park Senior Pass so it didn't cost anything. It has nice views of area and interesting history. Good video inside. We enjoyed accessing it by water taxi. I do not think it is...
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September 8, 2019
CharmCityTraveller
This park is a great bicycling destination, and a place to appreciate Baltimore's historical significance, industrial background as well as it's natural setting. The tour of the fort is well worth...