• Moores Creek Bridge

    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.

  • Inclement Weather and Park Closure

    Due to incoming wintry weather and expected icy road conditions as well as lack of road treatment on secondary roads, the park will close at 12:00 pm Tuesday, February 11, 2014 and will remain closed for Wednesday, February 12, 2014. More »

Operating Hours & Seasons

Operating Hours & Seasons

The Visitor Center hours will change to 9:00 am until 4:00 pm starting on November 24, 2013 through March 31, 2014. Beginning on April 1, 2014 the hours of the Visitor Center will return back to 9:00 am until 5:00 pm for the spring and summer season. The Visitor Center will be closed every Monday and Tuesday throughout the year.

The gate will remain open 7 days a week from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm starting November 25, 2013 until March 31, 2014. Starting April 1, 2014 the gate will be open from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm. Trails, picnic shelter, and comfort station will remain accessible while the gate is open.

Effective immediately, 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

Did You Know?


Flora MacDonald’s husband, Allen, fought as a loyalist at the battle of Moores Creek. Flora won fame assisting “Bonnie” Prince Charles to escape Scotland after the Battle of Culloden in 1746. She disguised the prince as a maid servant and rowed him to the Isle of Skye.