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Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine

Grade Range: 4-12
Resource Type(s): Web Link
Date Posted: 1/7/2009

This website from the National Park Service is a helpful resource for anyone who is interested in visiting Fort McHenry or learning more about it. A photo gallery and brief historical essays describe the fort, its defenders and the various roles that Fort McHenry has played in different periods of American history, from its construction to the present day. Kids and teachers sections include lesson plans, field trip planning guides and suggested activities for visitors.


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