This historic seaport rings the Baltimore harbor and includes attractions and sailing vessels that chronicle the city's ... More
National Historic Seaport of Baltimore
This historic seaport rings the Baltimore harbor and includes attractions and sailing vessels that chronicle the city's 300-year maritime past. You can explore this history by walking the streets of waterfront communities or the decks of famous ships. The seaport consists of 16 sites, including the USS Constellation, the only surviving Civil War-era vessel afloat the Seven-Foot Knoll Lighthouse, U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Taney, Fort McHenry, historic Fells Point, Federal Hill and the Baltimore Museum of Industry.
The sight of the American flag flying over Fort McHenry during the War of 1812 inspired Francis Scott Key to
pen the national anthem, the 'Star Spangled Banner'. A replica of that flag waves over the harbor side port, ...
Mount Clare was built in 1760 by Charles Carroll, a barrister, Revolutionary patriot and distant relative of the signer of
the Declaration of Independence by the same name. This two story Georgian brick home has been reconstructed adding to ...
If you are in the mood for some adventure, then book a cruise on the 75 foot Royal Blue yacht.
Host your engagement party or your wedding reception here—the Baltimore Yacht Charters (the agents for the Royal Blue) have ...