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Star-Spangled Banner Flag House

posted Oct 14, 2010, 6:29 AM by John Heuchan

Visit the 1793 home of Mary Pickersgill, where she made the 30' x 42' Star-Spangled Banner that flew over Fort McHenry and inspired Francis Scott Key to write the words to our national anthem.

Hours:  Open Tuesday-Saturday 10 AM-4 PM. The last tour begins at 3:15 PM.

There is FREE PARKING (available on a first come, first served basis) on Albemarle Street beside the Museum entrance. Get your free parking pass in the Gift Shop when you arrive.

They also have special programs for Scouts including Webelos Citizen Activity Pin!

http://www.flaghouse.org/

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