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Fort Sumter National Monument

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Fort Sumter National Monument

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Follow the history of the South Carolina port city of Charleston, which dates back more than 300 years, on a horse-drawn carriage tour. Save time by seeing the main highlights of the city’s past, including those from the Civil War era, from a comfortable perch as you travel across 30 blocks of the historic district.
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Lizaw27 wrote a review Yesterday
Waconia, Minnesota20 contributions1 helpful vote
On a rainy afternoon, we took the boat out to the island to learn about and explore the Fort. The guide was awesome and was very knowledgeable. She had a fun game for the kids and a swearing in ceremony on the boat ride back for the kids to recieve their badge. We enjoyed our time, even in the rain.
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Date of experience: August 2020
Msstephiep wrote a review Feb. 17
29 contributions13 helpful votes
Had a nice trip to the fort, even though it was cool and rainy. We opted to not do the ranger talk and explore ourselves. Doing so we missed the flag ceremony but saw it from where we were in the fort. Worth visiting
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Date of experience: February 2021
Alysha M wrote a review Jan. 2021
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina6 contributions2 helpful votes
We got a ferry ride over and got to meander around the place. The museum wasn’t open so basically all we got to look at was the plaques around the wall and a few cannons. Wish they would have disclosed the museum/inside was closed before buying full price tickets
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Date of experience: January 2021
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alwildflower3 wrote a review Jan. 2021
Huntsville, Alabama41 contributions13 helpful votes
The ferry ride to Fort Sumter was a blast. One can get closeup view of the USD Yorktown and other ships in the harbor. The volunteer ranger was most helpful with information on the ride over and back. The rangers at the fort gave a short, informative talk. Very few people on the group so it was easy to see all the exhibits. Just to walk on the ground of the fort is a humbling experience.
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Date of experience: January 2021
janice h wrote a review Jan. 2021
Florida98 contributions42 helpful votes
The woman at the front desk acted as if we were bothering her when we asked where the rest rooms were? The boat ride over was nice but I thought the people on board could have given us much more information about the monument. When we arrived, the museum was closed so nothing for us to do but walk around for an hour not really knowing what we were looking at. I think the summer months would be much more enjoyable and informative.
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Date of experience: January 2021
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