• Moores Creek National Battlefield, Currie North Carolina

    Moores Creek

    National Battlefield North Carolina

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  • Change in Operation Hours & Seasons

    Moores Creek National Battlefield's operating hours have changed. Please see Operating Hours & Seasons for more information.

  • Access to Moores Creek Bridge Closed for Trail Maintenance

    Due to recent storms, the trail leading up to and beyond Moores Creek Bridge has been washed out due to flooding, making passage unsafe. Access to the bridge will be closed for the next couple of weeks. Please call the park for further updates.

Operating Hours & Seasons

Operating Hours & Seasons

Moores Creek National Battlefield is open Monday through Sunday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm daily. The park is closed on all Federal holidays. Areas of access include the History and Tar Heel trails, which include the battlefield and Widow Moores Creek Bridge, as well as access to the picnic area, creek, and restrooms.

The Visitor Center is open Wednesday through Sunday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. This includes access to exhibits, the park's 10-minute film "In the Most Furious Manner", the gift shop, as well as access to America the Beautiful passes.

Effective January 1, 2014, Moores Creek National Battlefield will be completely closed on all federal holidays with no access to any part being permitted.

Visitor Center Phone Number 910-283-5591 ex. 2234

Did You Know?

Scottish Highlander's at the Bridge

The last Scottish clan army was the militia raised in the Cape Fear area of North Carolina to fight as British loyalists in 1776. They mounted what is believed to be the last major broadsword charge in Scottish history. Their story is told at Moores Creek National Battlefield.