Last updated: March 23, 2016
Alerts & Conditions
All Fort Sumter National Monument Sites Closed during Government ShutdownAll Fort Sumter National Monument sites (Liberty Square, Fort Sumter, and Fort Moultrie) will be closed to visitors during the partial government shutdown.
Fort Moultrie Visitor Center Winter Closure at 4:00 PMBeginning December 1, 2018, the Fort Moultrie Visitor Center will close daily at 4:00 pm. The fort and grounds remain open daily until 5:00 pm. We will advise the public when this seasonal early closure ends, and our hours return to normal.
No Elevator Service at Fort SumterThe museum, restrooms, museum store and top level of Fort Sumter are only accessible by climbing stairs. For more information visit the link below or call 843-883-3123.