• Currier & Ives lithograph depicting the bombardment of Fort Sumter

    Fort Sumter

    National Monument South Carolina

There are park alerts in effect.
hide Alerts »
  • No Elevator Service at Fort Sumter

    The museum, restrooms, bookstore, and top level of Fort Sumter are only accessible by climbing stairs. For more information, visit the link below or please call (843) 883-3123. More »

RV Volunteers

Commitment:

  1. Length of stay – New volunteers minimum two months to complete training. Returning volunteers negotiable.
  2. 32 hours per week, per person (four 8-hour days, or partial days to total 32 hours)
  3. Willingness to work at more than one site per week

Accommodations:

  • Full hookups (electricity, water, sewer)
  • Electric is 30/50 amp
  • Picnic table at each RV site
  • Shared washer & dryer
  • While each RV site is wired for a private telephone landline, service is not provided by the park. Volunteers may purchase service from the telephone company, including all connection fees and monthly service charges.

Location of RV sites:

Charles Pinckney National Historic Site
1254 Long Point Road
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Phone: (843) 881-5516

Mail Received at:

Fort Sumter National Monument
1214 Middle Street
Sullivans Island, SC 29482
Phone: (843) 883-3123


For more information:

Contact Volunteer Coordinator Gary Alexander at (843) 883-3123 x 33 or e-mail.

Did You Know?

42-pounder cannon, Model 1845, at Fort Sumter

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