Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine

Locust Point, at E end of Fort Ave., Baltimore, Maryland

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Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000907
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Star Fort
Areas of significance
Military; Literature; Art; Conservation; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
District
Historic functions
Fortification; Military facility; Battle site; Arms storage
Current functions
Monument/marker; Museum; Park
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924
Significant years
1814; 1914; 1922
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 4
Contributing structures: 32
Contributing sites: 9
Contributing objects: 7
Non-contributing buildings: 6
Non-contributing structures: 5
Non-contributing objects: 4

Tags 

19th Century (36,351)
Baltimore, Maryland (286)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1814 (67)
Built during 1810s (1,380)
District (10,142)
Francis Scott Key (2)
Have Street View (34,845)
Maryland (1,765)
National Park Service (970)
Owned by federal government (3,221)
Stone (26,162)
Tin (2,648)

Update Log 

  • April 26, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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