Located only a short walk from their Patriots Point pick up location, discover the history of Fort Sumter with Fort Sumter Tours. While you enjoy a relaxing stay at the Cottages on Charleston Harbor enjoy pristine views of Fort Sumter from our Harbor View Cottages.
Stand on the grounds where America’s deadliest war began at Fort Sumter National Monument. Explore the Grounds of Fort Sumter, where the first shots were fired here, igniting a conflict that saw more than 700,000 casualties. Experience a feeling of patriotic pride while a National Park Ranger brings each feature to life, evoking images of mortar shells and cannonfire. Your one-hour visit to Fort Sumter allows ample time to explore well-preserved fort ruins and browse Museum Shop souvenirs. Pick up locations are located on Patriots Point in Mt Pleasant and Liberty Square near downtown Charleston.