Explore this page to learn more about the fortification built to protect Charleston Harbor where the American Civil War began in 1861.
Explore this page to learn about American seacoast defense from the American Revolution through World War II.
US Coast Guard Historic District
Explore this page to learn about the maritime history of Sullivan's Island from 1894 to 1973.
Charleston Light - Sullivan's Island
Explore this page to learn about Charleston Light, the last major lighthouse built in the United States in 1962.
Last updated: August 23, 2018