Interpretive Planning Workshops
In November and December 2009, during eight workshops in Maryland, Alexandria, VA, and Washington, DC, Trail partners and stakeholders contributed information about War of 1812 stories and sites in their regions that have the potential to provide learning and recreational opportunities for visitors and residents.
Results of the Interpretive Planning Workshops
Click here to view a summary report of the workshop series. Click on a location below to read the minutes from a particular workshop:
Did You Know?
Francis Scott Key's patriotic song describing the bombardment of Fort McHenry was first published as a broadside in 1814. The broadside included important details on how the song came to be written and shows that it was originally titled "Defense of Fort M'Henry."