Fort Sumter Tours is pleased to offer the popular “Sunset at Fort Sumter” behind the scenes again for 2017!
Come join us for this seasonal tour of Fort Sumter, the Charleston Harbor and
Southern BBQ every Friday running thru October 14!
Experience a waterside view of the historic architectural gem that has been voted “Top City” in the USA by Conde Nast Traveler, Charleston, SC. Combine that with a Sunset at Fort Sumter tour were you will interact with period dressed Civil War living historians and learn in-depth details of the Civil War. Once at the fort enjoy the rich history provided by the National Park Service Rangers and spectacular views of the city, harbor and Atlantic Ocean from the top of the fort. . For the return cruise, relax and take in the spectacular views of the harbor and her marine life while dining on southern BBQ cuisine (sample menu). Beer, wine & cocktails are available for purchase to and from the fort.
Advance reservations are recommended. Once the start date is announced you will be able to book online or simply call 843-722-BOAT. Cancellations with refunds accepted up to 48-hours in-advance. Walk up reservations are welcome at the 340 Concord Street (Liberty Square) gate on a space available basis. Parking is easy at nearby Aquarium Wharf garage.
|5:00 p.m.||Boarding at Liberty Square|
|5:15 p.m.||Depart Dock|
|5:45 – 6:45 p.m.||Tour Fort Sumter|
|6:45 – 7:30 p.m.||Sunset Cruise on the Harbor|
|7:45 p.m.||Arrive back at Liberty Square|
|Children under 3||FREE|
The “Sunset at Fort Sumter” is hosted by Fort Sumter Tours, an authorized National Park Service concessioner, proudly owned and operated for over 50 years by a local Charleston family with generations of maritime heritage.
*Rates are subject to availability and change without notice. This tour is great rain or shine. Note: No concealed weapons are allowed on any of the vessels that Fort Sumter Tours operates.