• The Garrison Flag flies over Fort McHenry.

    Fort McHenry

    National Monument and Historic Shrine Maryland

There are park alerts in effect.
show Alerts »
  • Reg. Hours Hours: May 24, 2014 - September 1, 2014

    Park: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Star Fort: 9 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. Visitor Center: 9 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Event Details

  • 05/26/2013

    Location: Mount Auburn Cemetery, 2620 Waterview Avenue, Baltimore, MD | Map Fee Information: Fee Free Contact Name: Vince Vaise Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 410-962-4290

Fort McHenry Rangers and Fife and Drum Corps to honor the fallen at historic cemeteries and with special programs at the fort!

Sunday, May 26. 2:00 Mount Auburn Cemetery (2630 Waterview Avenue, Baltimore MD)
Baltimore's oldest Afrcian-American cemetery. Honor  the graves of African-American veterans from the Civil War, World War I, World War II and Korea. Ceremony involves a short parade with Fort McHenry Guard Fife and Drum corps highlighting the role of U.S. Colored Troops, historic speeches, grave decorating with flowers and flags followed by a community picnic.