War of 1812 Commemorative Weekend

Ft. McHenry Fife and Drum Corp

The British capture our hero, John ONeill!

British formation

Setting up the battery

Take that, Brits!

Matilda O’Neill (played by Laurel Yau) telling her story

The British encampment on the Keeper’s House grounds

Fireworks by the lighthouse!

The British once again invaded Havre de Grace! 

May 3, 4 and 5, 2013

It was a great weekend throughout the city and things were busy here at the Lighthouse and Keeper’s House!
From cannons firing to concerts and fireworks, the Lighthouse presided over it all.
Perhaps the British will come again next year!

Photos by Helen Cayer

Hours of Operation

Open April-October, Sat & Sun, 1-5 PM

Weather Permitting

Visit historic Havre de Grace's best known landmark! We are located off of I-95 between Baltimore and Philadelphia, at exit 89.

Free Admission to Lighthouse and Keeper's House.

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