Fort Sumter Tours

360 Concord St.
Charleston, SC 29401- Map It
Phone: (843) 722-2628

AAA Editor Notes

Fort Sumter Tours departs from 360 Concord St. at Liberty Square (next to South Carolina Aquarium) and from Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum in Mount Pleasant. The cruise consists of a 75-minute narrated tour of Charleston Harbor and a 1-hour tour of Fort Sumter National Monument . Interpretive exhibits are offered at the Fort Sumter Visitor Education Center in Liberty Square. National Park Service rangers are available at the fort to answer questions. Guided tours are available.
$21; $18.50 (ages 62+ and active military with ID); $13 (ages 4-11).
Hours: Tours depart from Liberty Square daily at 9:30, noon, 2:30 and 4 and from Patriots Point daily at 10:30, 1 and 3:30, mid-Mar. through Aug. 20; otherwise varies. Visitors should arrive 30 minutes prior to departure. Visitor center daily 8:30-5. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.