Birthplace of The Star-Spangled Banner national anthem, Fort McHenry was the defender of the September 1814 attack on Baltimore by the British during the War of 1812.
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I went here several times as a Kid either with my family or on field trips. Fort McHenry is a must see historic landmark for all Americans.
Pros: Ft McHenry really captures you and makes you thankful for having what we have today. It stands as an amazing symbol of our great land, our democracy and our lives as Americans.