• Currier & Ives lithograph depicting the bombardment of Fort Sumter

    Fort Sumter

    National Monument South Carolina

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?

The 33-star United States flag flown atop Fort Sumter during the opening bombardment of the Civil War in 1861, on exhibit at Fort Sumter

The first human death of the Civil War occurred on April 14, 1861, the day after the battle of Fort Sumter ended. Private Daniel Hough died when the cannon he was loading (for the Union's 100-gun salute to the U.S. flag) discharged prematurely. Fort Sumter National Monument, SC