On a fisherman's wharf a stand serves seafood; in the pavilion a film recreates the birth of "The Star-spangled Banner."
STORY OF AN ANTHEM. In the theater an 11-minute film recounts the Battle of Fort McHenry outside Baltimore during the War of 1812. It was during this battle that Francis Scott Key wrote the words of the national anthem.
WALK ON THE WHARF. Stands sell crab cakes and other Maryland delicacies, as well as souvenirs.
MARYLAND'S MANY FACES. Past and present are seen in models of ships that brought the first settlers in 1634, in original documents and paintings, and in views of Chesapeake Bay, Baltimore and other points of interest through the state.
RESTAURANT. Featured are Maryland specialties, including seafood, chicken and ham dishes.
- ¶ Admission: free.