Fees & Reservations
Fees and Reservations
There is no fee to explore the Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail, but fees may apply for sites and attractions along the trail. Contact sites individually for further information.
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."