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Home > Visit a Gateway > By Event > The Glorious Fourth!..an Old Fashioned Fourth
The Glorious Fourth!..an Old Fashioned Fourth

Sunday July 4
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM

July 4th was the most important holiday in early America. Many regarded the War of 1812 as “America’s Second War of Independence.” Join the garrison of Fort McHenry and patriotic citizens of Baltimore for the following activities: fife and drum music, cannon firing, a musket salute for 18 states, period dancing and games. Highlight of the event will be the public reading of the Declaration of Independence at 3 p.m.

Sponsoring Gateway: Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine

Cost: $7.00 per Person - Adult, 16 years and older, $7.00; Children, Free

Registration Status: Open

Space Limited: No
 
Location: Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine
2400 East Fort Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland 21230-5393
 
Event Contact: Vince Vaise (410) 962-4290
 
For more information: http://www.nps.gov/fomc


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