Peek at the Past

Wander the remains of Fort Fisher on the island, where one of the last major battles of the Civil War was fought in 1865.  Get an up-close look at artifacts recovered from the Confederate army’s sunken blockade runner.  See exhibits from the Colonial period through World War II at the Federal Point History Center. Step back in time along the Carolina Beach Boardwalk, which dates back to the 1890s.  

Enjoy historic experiences for new generations as the past and present collide happily at Carolina Beach.