• The Garrison Flag flies over Fort McHenry.

    Fort McHenry

    National Monument and Historic Shrine Maryland

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  • 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.

Operating Hours & Seasons

Memorial Day - Labor Day: 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.


Regular Hours: September 2, 2014 - May 24, 2015

Park: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Star Fort: 9 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Visitor Center: 9 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Closed: Thanksgiving Day, December 25 and January 1.

Did You Know?

The honorary colonel reviews the troops.

Each Fort McHenry Tattoo honors a distinguished person from the area, bestowing upon that individual the title "Honorary Colonel of the Fort McHenry Guard."