November 14, 2004
Wall-size maps help you orient yourself to the area. The museum's manager is delighted to answer questions. There is a tiny gift shop with a selection of hard-to-find books on this era of American history. The British wanted the deep-water harbor of Fells Point when they attacked during the night of the Star Spangled Banner. A visit to Fells Point opens your eyes to the details of that battle.
For more information, telephone 410/732-0278 or find it on the web at www.mdhs.org.
From journal Pride of Baltimore