Directions

Map of the Charleston area highlighting National Park sites.
This map indicates the locations of the National Park sites in the Charleston area. Please note that while some boats to Fort Sumter do leave from Patriots Point, that site is not administered by the National Park Service.
 
Fort Sumter National Monument includes both Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie. Fort Sumter is on an island and can only be visited by boat. Fort Moultrie is on Sullivan's Island and visitors can drive there. Tips for traveling, using GPS, and public transportation are also available.
 

NOTICE:

You cannot get to Fort Sumter from Fort Moultrie or Sullivan's Island.

If you're trying to get to Fort Sumter, please do not use the address 1214 Middle Street, Sullivan's Island. This is the park's mailing and the location of Fort Moultrie and the park Headquarters. Fort Sumter is can only be reached by a concessioner-operated tour boat or private boat. For driving directions to all of our other sites, please see the links to the left.

 

Alternative Fuel Vehicles
Do you plan to travel to the park in an alternative fuel vehicle? If so, good for you! Your actions help us reduce greenhouse gas emissions and reduce petroleum use. Plan your trip with the Alternative Fueling Station Locator from the Department of Energy. Use ZIP code 29482 to find stations nearby.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1214 Middle Street
Sullivan's Island, SC 29482

Phone:

(843) 883-3123

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