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

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until November 26, 2019

$15

Mondays Ft Mitchel

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