The park is kid-friendly. Both Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie have Junior Ranger programs. There are also lots of places for kids to explore and learn about American history.
Flat Soldier Program
Flat Soldier allows children to explore different times of conflict in our history. These periods encompass the American Revolution, the War of 1812, and the Civil War. Follow the links below to go exploring with the Flat Soldier of your choice.
War of 1812
Did You Know?
Union Maj. Robert Anderson, commanding Fort Sumter, and Confederate Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard, commanding Charleston's forces during the first battle of the Civil War, knew each other since the 1830s. Anderson was Beauregard's artillery instructor at West Point. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC