Ft. McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine sits on Locus Point, a peninsula looking out at the entrance to Baltimore's harbor. During the War of 1812 British forces sacked Washington, D.C. to the south and attempted to take Baltimore.
|A building inside Ft. McHenry|
|A carving on an old table inside one of the garrison buildings, nothing more.|
|The view from on top of Baltimore's World Trade Center, looking out over the inner harbor and Ft. McHenry, to the mouth of the harbor and Chesapeake Bay beyond. .|
|The view of the Baltimore's inner harbor and the World Trade Center as seen from Federal Hill (below). It's one of the best views in the city (and there are many "best" views), and the cost: $00!|
|A few pictures from inside the Maryland Science Center.|
|This iconic sign and factory are part of the Baltimore harbor skyline. I don't know if it is still a processing plant for Domino Sugars, but it makes for a very cool picture!|