Fort Monroe National Monument is open year-round for outdoor activities like walking and exploring the grounds from 5 am to Midnight. Many of the buildings are currently occupied, please respect the resident's privacy by not peering into windows or opening gates. Fort Monroe continues to expand public programming through the cooperation of many park partners. Check out the calendar for the latest information available.
Download a map of Fort Monroe National Monument.
The Casemate Museum is operated by the Commonwealth of Virginia through the Fort Monroe Authority. Admission is free and the facility is wheelchair accessible. The Casemate Museum is Open 10:30 am - 4:30 pm, October-April: Open Tuesday-Sunday
May-September: Open Daily and Closed Thanksgiving, December 24, December 25, and January 1. Guided tours for pre-formed groups of 10 or more (and school groups Grade 3 and above) are available with a fee of $3.00 per person, please allow a two-week notice when scheduling. Phone Number: 757-788-3391. Check out the Casemate Museum's Facebook page.
Tourism and Recreation
The Fort Monroe Authority has information on tourism and recreation opportunities in the "visit" section of their website: www.fmauthority.com/visit
Learn more about forts in this online WebRangers activity.