Things To Know Before You Come
Pets are welcome on the fort grounds, but not in the historic area. This area is defined by the wooden fence which surrounds the fort.
Both the Visitor Center and the fort are accessible to wheelchairs. The Accessibility link offers more details.
Did You Know?
Fireworks are featured each year during the Flag Day and Defenders' Day celebrations at Fort McHenry. Evening programs present music, military displays and conclude with the fireworks.