Fort Sumter Elevators Out Of Service
The elevators at Fort Sumter are out of service until further notice. Disabled visitors departing from Liberty Square will have access to restrooms on board the ferry boat while at Fort Sumter. For more information, please call (843) 883-3123.
Sullivan's Island Lighthouse Planning Workshop
Contact: Bill Martin, (843) 883-3123 x 11
Join Fort Sumter National Monument for a planning workshop on Saturday morning, June 25, 2011. The event takes place from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon in the historic garage of the U.S. Coast Guard Historic District at 1815 I’On Avenue on Sullivan’s Island.
“We invite the public to join us as we plan for the future management of the lighthouse and Historic District,” announced Superintendent Tim Stone.
Did You Know?
The first Union shot of the Civil War was fired by Captain Abner Doubleday. He was the second senior officer at Fort Sumter, under Major Robert Anderson. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC