• 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 »

Plan Your Visit

Located in a rural area, the battlefield retains a serene and contemplative setting. The park receives a wide variety of visitors - individuals, families and school groups - yet it remains quiet and reflective in nature.

Accessibility for visitors with disabilities:

Moores Creek National Battlefield has installed equipment that is able to provide audio descriptions of our interpretive video, "In the Most Furious Manner", for those visitors who are visually impaired. For the hearing impaired, closed-captioning of the script continuously narrates the movie as the story-line rolls. The video is shown in the Visitor Center's auditorium.

Included in the park's boundaries are two interpretive trails totaling one mile in length. These trails are wheel-chair accessible, and they allow for easy access for visitors with physical disabilities. Benches are established along the trails to allow for resting and enjoyment of the surrounding environment.

Did You Know?

Free Men

Every free male, regardless of race, between the ages of 16 and 60 was required to serve in the colonial militia. He was expected to provide his own weapon and equipment. Learn more about colonial militias at Moores Creek National Battlefield.