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Fort McHenry National Monument, Baltimore, Maryland

 
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Distance from city center: 2.3mi
Ivan's pictureby Ivan History & Culture travel tip
added on the 8th of October, 2010
It is always an exciting feeling to visit a historic site, and it wasn't any different with the Fort McHenry National Monument either. The place that inspire the national anthem, is an amazing sight, full of remains of the original structure. There are also exhibits of 19th century military objects, uniforms. Amazing.

You can also take a relaxed walk around the fort, enjoy a sunny, warm day and maybe have a picnic. All in all, I'd say it is a sight worth visiting.

Address:
2400 E Fort Ave, Baltimore, MD 21230, USA

Price:
Adults: $7.00, Children free. (valid -with receipt- for 7 days)

Opening Hours:
General opening hours: 8am to 5pm.

On the web:
http://www.nps.gov/fomc/

 
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