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Fort Sumter National Monument, South Carolina

Frank Barnes

Fort Sumter National Monument, South Carolina

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.),
  • Fort Sumter National Monument (Charleston, S.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.) -- History,
    • Fort Sumter National Monument (Charleston, S.C.)

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesFort Sumter.
      Statementby Frank Barnes.
      SeriesNational Park Service historical handbook series ;, no. 12
      ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE471.1 .B3 1963
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47 p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5900955M
      LC Control Number63060658
      OCLC/WorldCa1112604

      Fort Sumter National Monument, Charleston with kids: "Fort Sumter is great for those that love history. It defintely has that going for it. The museum could be a little bit better, but it does give a lot of history. The gift shop is too small and hard to get around. The guide does give a grea /5(5). About Fort Sumter National Monument Fort Sumter, a brick fortification built on a man-made island in Charleston Harbor, is accessible only by boat. On Ap , Confederate troops directed the opening shots of the Civil War against Fort Sumter, and after a hour bombardment, the small Union garrison surrendered. Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park located in Charleston County, in coastal South mainly protects Fort Sumter, Fort Moultrie, the Charleston Light and Liberty Square, was known as Fort Sumter National Monument until it was renamed in the John D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act.


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The fort was decommissioned in and has served as a National Monument since, attracting nearly 1, visitors a year. How to Visit.

The Fort Sumter Visitor Education Center is located at Concord Street, right next to the South Carolina Aquarium. From Calhoun Street, the center is straight ahead and there is a parking garage to the left.

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