The Rangers offer a 10 minute program for every boat that arrives to Fort Sumter. Private tours are NOT authorized to take place on park grounds.Visitors on the first ferry out to Fort Sumter have the special opportunity of assisting Rangers in raising the US flag over the fort. Visitors on the final ferry out to Fort Sumter assist the Rangers in lowering the flag and folding the colors.
Guided tours are offered daily at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm, based on staff availability. Visitors are invited to self guide at their own pace.Tours for educational groups, military personnel, and specialty groups may be arranged in advance. Please call the Fort Moultrie visitor center at 843-732-5020 for more information.
Last updated: January 28, 2023