All park sites will be closed on Thanksgiving Day (November 28), Christmas Day (December 25), and New Year's Day (January 1). This includes Fort Sumter, the Fort Sumter Visitor Education Center, and Fort Moultrie.
Things To Know Before You Come
You can't get to Fort Sumter from Fort Moultrie.
The 1214 Middle Street address is for Fort Moultrie and Park Headquarters on Sullivan's Island, where all mail is received. For driving directions to all of our sites, please see the Directions page.
Did You Know?
On April 14, 1865, Maj. Gen. Robert Anderson came out of retirement to re-raise the same U.S. flag over Fort Sumter that he had lowered in surrender four years earlier. This flag is now on exhibit at the Fort Sumter Visitor Education Center. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC