Event

The Forgotten Colony- The Civil War on Roanoke

Fort Raleigh National Historic Site

Fee:

Free.

Location: LAT/LONG: 35.936700, -75.709390


Meet in the plaza outside the visitor center

Repeating Event

Days:

Every day

Dates:

May 28, 2021 to August 20, 2022

Time:

12:00 PM, 2:00 PM

Duration:

30 minutes

Type of Event

Guided Tour
Talk

Description

During the American Civil War, Roanoke Island became a haven for formerly enslaved people. Discover the successes and failures of the Freedmen’s Colony and the Civil War battle that shaped it. This is a 20-minute program, meet in front of the visitor center. 

Reservation or Registration: No