Fort McHenry National Monument

Fort McHenry National Monument Fort McHenry National Monument is a historical American coastal star-shaped fort famous for its role in the War of 1812, when it won Baltimore Harbor from an attack by the British navy from the Chesapeake Bay September 13–14, 1814. First construction in 1798 and in use continuously by U.S. armed forces through World War I and by the Coast Guard… Read More Fort McHenry National Monument