Special Event

Women of the Chesapeake Campaign Family Days Virtual Program

Fee: Free.


Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine

Dates & Times


Saturday, March 20, 2021


2:00 PM


1 hour

Type of Event

Children’s Program
Partner Program

Program will last approximately 45 minutes with time for questions at the end


“A Maiden Fair, With Courage Bold…”: Women of the Chesapeake Campaign

Explore the stories of women who experienced the challenges and terror of the Chesapeake campaign of the War of 1812. Learn about women who witnessed the destruction of Washington, sewed the “Star-Spangled Banner” and those who stood between their homes and the torches of the Royal Navy.

Children under 12 must be accompanied on the Zoom session by an adult. 

No registration required.  This program is virtual and is open to anyone who would like to join (use Zoom information below).

Zoom meeting information

Link to join:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86043392676

Meeting ID:  860 4339 2676
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