Places To Go
The Visitor Center includes an orientation film, exhibits, gift shop and restrooms.
The Museums include the fort, barracks and related structures. The barracks contain several exhibits: The Enlistmen's Quarters; an Electronic Map; uniform and weapons displays; videos; Junior Officers' Quarters; powder magazine; Commanding Officer's Quarters; and the 1814 Guard House.
Did You Know?
During the Civil War, Fort McHenry served as a prison for both political and military prisoners of war.