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Historic Fort Mitchel Tour

Date: Monday, October 21, 2019 • 10:00AM - 11:00AM

Location: Hilton Head

Address: 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head, SC 29926

Phone: (843) 415-5978

Historic Fort Mitchel Tour

2019 Fort Mitchel Tours

New Days!

Mondays, 10:00 AM

June 3 through November 25


10:00 am Ft Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, a site on the National Register of Historic Places

Registration required, visit heritagelib.org/Tours


Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. The site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect the Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats based in the Savannah River. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. Every Monday at 10:00 am.

$15/ADULT • $10/CHILD

Registration required, visit heritagelib.org/Tours

This tour is located at Ft. Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island