• Dogwoods in bloom during the spring

    Fort Raleigh

    National Historic Site North Carolina

Field Trips

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Fort Raleigh ranger with Jr. Rangers

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Bringing your class to Fort Raleigh National Historic Site can be a rewarding experience.

School groups may attend one our ranger led programs. You may also plan a self-guided tour.

For scheduling ranger programs, please contact the visitor center at (252) 473-2111 ext. 9001 between 9 am and 5 pm.

Did You Know?

Map of the battle of Roanoke Island, courtesy of the Library of Congress

An early major Union victory during the Civil War happened on Roanoke Island on February 8, 1862. 15,000 Union soldiers overran the Confederate garrison of only 3,000 men and opened up Eastern North Carolina to Union invasion. More...