Explore One of the Most Influential Battle Sites of the Civil War

Named one of 11 beaches in the world where history was made, Kure Beach is a top destination for history buffs and outdoor lovers alike.  Visit Fort Fisher State Historic Site and Museum, the South’s largest earthen fort and site of the largest land-sea battle of the Civil War. 

Kids’ programs, cannons and artifacts engage all in a history lesson like no other in a place like no other. Explore a scenic trail shaded by live oaks featuring interpretive exhibit panels outside and museum exhibits inside making this tour both educational and family friendly for multigenerations to enjoy.

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