Plan Your Visit

Fort Sumter from Fort Sumter Tours Boat
2015 Image of Fort Sumter taken from the tour boat.


Fort Sumter
Historic Fort Sumter is located in Charleston Harbor and is only accessible by boat. Fort Sumter does not charge an entrance fee; however tickets for the authorized concession-operated ferry are required and my be purchased in advance. Visitors are also welcome to visit Fort Sumter by Private(Personal) Boat during operating hours.

-Visit Fort Sumter by Tour Boat
-Visit Fort Sumter by Private(Personal) Boat

Fort Moutlrie with Cannon Row in the foreground.
2013 Image of Fort Moultrie with Cannon Row in the Foreground


Fort Moultrie
Fort Moultrie is located on Sullivan's Island and features 171 years of seacoast defense history lasting from the Revolutionary War through World War II. Learn more about visiting Fort Moultrie on Sullivan's Island and its operating hours and fess.

Visit the For Teachers section for information on bringing your school group to Fort Sumter or Fort Moultrie.

All visitors should review the safety rules before visiting.

Contact Us
If you cannot find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact the park with your questions.

We look forward to seeing you in the parks and we hope you enjoy your visit!

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1214 Middle Street
Sullivan's Island, SC 29482


(843) 883-3123

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