travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Fort McHenry National Monument, Baltimore, Maryland

 
00
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
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/

 
American Visionary Art MuseumBaltimore Museum of Art
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Baltimore

  • Top of the World Observation Level
    For the best view of the city of Baltimore you definitely have to go up on the Top of the World Observation Level tower. There is a 360 view you get of the city and the view is just great. You see the whole Inner Harbor, most of downtown [...]
    D: 0.1mi00
  • Fell's Point
    Established during the 1700s by a Quaker carpenter named William Fell, Fell's Point has grown into a major tourist attraction, drawing people from around the world. The kitschy shops, unique bars and cobblestoned streets make this [...]
    D: 1.2mi10
  • American Visionary Art Museum
    When you think of an art museum, you remember famous painters, sculptors or other craftsmen that have created beautiful artifacts. The American Visionary Art Museum has none of that. Their focus IS art, but an art that has been [...]
    D: 0.5mi00
  • Baltimore National Aquarium
    Born in a mountain area, the sea and its inhabitants always has been fascinating to me. So every time I visit a city I try to get in an Aquarium if they have one. The Baltimore National Aquarium was an absolute treat for me! They presented [...]
    D: 0.2mi00
  • Pier 5 Hotel
    I really liked this hotel. Pier 5 Hotel doesn't just have an excellent location, but the staff in and out of the hotel provides excellent service too. They are courteous, helpful, and always smiling. My room was great, neat, clean and [...]
    D: 0.3mi00

Things about Baltimore you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Baltimore Sights

The wonderful sights in Baltimore, MD US attracts a lot of vacationers. In recent times, Baltimore has become one of the most popular tourist destinations of Maryland in the United States of America. The beautiful picturesque surrounding enchants all the visitors and vacationers who had visited Maryland to spend some time in Baltimore. In fact, its attractive appeal has earned Baltimore the name [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Chemnitz, Germany
Great for a day trip starting from Dresden
History & Culture: Medieval Silver Mining Town

Galapagos, Ecuador
When any of us think about the Galapagos we usually think of huge tortoises and Charles Darwin the man who created the idea of evolution. The...
Sightseeing: Charles Darwin Station

 

Seville, Spain
The Cathedral is the third largest church and the absolute largest Gothic Church in the world. Its construction was completed in around 1500 and...
History & Culture: Catedral

Lille, France
Saint Catherine Church in Lille is a Medieval Masterpiece built in 1288, with the towers built in 1504. The huge tower was used in the 18th century...
Sightseeing: Église Sainte-Catherine‎

 

Athens, Greece
If you are at Athens, visit the Kerameikos, the ancient burial place of Athens. It is situated north east of the Acropolis. Some findings are also...
History & Culture: The ancient burial place Kerameikos

Delhi, India
Welcome to India. Our tour manager will receive you at Airport and will escort you to your hotel in an AC car. Delhi, the capital city of India,...
History & Culture: Go on exploratory tour of New Delhi – See monuments like Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, Red Fort etc.

 

Quezon City, Philippines
La Loma in Quezon City is, they say, the oldest cockpit in the country. It is the place of the typical centuries-old sport on the Philippines, the...
Night Life & Entertainment: The La Loma Cockpit

Karachi Lines, Pakistan
Enjoy residing at luxurious hotels in Islamabad & hotels in Karachi with Trekkso - One of the best travel and tour operators of pakistan.
General: Hotels in Karachi

 

Buffalo, New York
The sight that greets you once you enter the glass-doomed greenhouse is breathtaking. So many colors and frangrances are in the Erie County...
Sightseeing: Erie County Botanical Gardens

Fresno, California
Located in downtown Fresno, this Bar and Grill locale serves the most excellent American food in the whole city. You go either for lunch or dinner,...
Food: Cosmopolitan Tavern

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*