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 »
Join Our Friends
Moore's Creek Battleground Association
Founded March 7, 1899
The Association’s objectives are to foster and perpetuate the significance of the Battle of Moores Creek Bridge; to sponsor programs in honor of those who fought and died in pursuit of American independency; to give all possible aid to the National Park Service in the development of Moores Creek National Battlefield; to cooperate with other national, state and local organizations with similar aims and to foster and perpetuate a spirit of patriotism and knowledge of national heritage among all Americans.
They are a non-profit organization and are the oldest, continually operating support group to a National Park Service site! Membership is open to all interested persons. Association Board members serve on a volunteer basis. Dues are modest and support the following:
Distribution of park brochures
Lodging for special event speakers
Quarterly newsletter (printing/mailing)
Printed programs for special events
For more information link to http://moorescreekba.home.att.net/
Did You Know?
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.