The Ultimate Patriotic Combo offered in Charleston! Experience where the American Civil War began and walk in the steps of Heroes! You will cruise to historic Fort Sumter and explore where the first shot of America’s Civil War was fired and enjoy Charleston’s harbor (Fort Sumter Schedule). From there, you will walk in the steps of heroes on the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point. After this day you will leave having a great sense of Patriotism. Please note: this discounted combo is for purchase online only and not available at the ticket windows. Does not include transportation to Patriot Point. Please note: the Clamagore remains closed due to covid, but the Vietnam experience is open with the except of a few bunkers.
|Fort Sumter Tour|
Fort Sumter Tours is an authorized National Park Service Concessioner operating the only commercial boat transportation to Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Historical Park. Upon arrival, National Park Rangers protecting this historic site for future generations to enjoy, make the Fort Sumter experience both educational and fun.
Please note: starting on Monday, Sept. 13, USS Yorktown will open weekdays from 10 to 5 and on weekends from 9 to 5. In all cases the ticket window will close at 4 p.m. The off-season hours will last through February.
*Rates are subject to availability and change without notice. This tour is great rain or shine. Please note: transportation to the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point is not included (boat does not take you to Patriots Points) and is a self guided tour. USS Yorktown hours are 10:00am to 4:00pm daily – excluding Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Years Eve (last ticket sold at 2:pm & Museum closes at 3:30pm). If taking a later Fort Sumter Tour, please note that tour time on the Yorktown will be limited and in some cases not available due to last ticketed entry to Yorktown is 4:00. Please plan accordingly to maximize your tour time.