Outdoor Activities

Outdoor activities include daily flag changes, weather permitting; interpretive programs; living history (seasonal); star fort and grounds, self-guided. Please inquire at the Visitor Center desk for current information.


Daily Program Schedule

10:15 a.m. Flag Change
11:15 a.m. Fort McHenry Through the Ages
1:15 p.m. Battle of Baltimore
3:15 p.m. Flag Talk
4:15 p.m. Fort McHenry Through the Ages
5:15 p.m. Flag Change

Flag Change Programs
occur twice daily all year. These are presented at 10:15 a.m. and 5:15 p.m., weather permitting. Help a ranger raise/lower a reproduction of the Star-Spangled Banner flag.

All programs are subject to change - please check with the front desk upon arrival to confirm activities.

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