O! say can you see,...

by the dawn's early light, a large red, white and blue banner? Whose broad stripes and bright stars . . . were so gallantly streaming! over the star-shaped Fort McHenry during the Battle of Baltimore, September 13-14, 1814. The valiant defense of the fort inspired Francis Scott Key to write "The Star-Spangled Banner."

War of 1812 Camp at Fort McHenry

War of 1812 Fife and Drum Camp

Fort McHenry Guard cordially invites you to our War of 1812 Fife and Drum Music Camp 2018 at Fort McHenry!

Ranger Talks

Ranger Talks

Join a ranger for a Flag Change or Ranger Talk

Last updated: February 9, 2018

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