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Moores Creek National Battlefield

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  • Located 20 miles from Wilmington, NC, this site of the first Patriot victory that turned rebellion to Revolution and ended British authority over NC features a Visitors Center & Gift Shop with exhibits and video, walking trails, and picnic areas. Stroll past cannons and militia earthworks, walk on the re-constructed bridge and explore the boardwalk over the wide creek. The Park boasts the beginning of the Gullah Geechee Trail containing the last remaining segment of the road leading south. Experience the exciting Annual Anniversary Living History Weekend the last full weekend in February and Docent-lead Candlelight Battlefield Tours in November.


  • General Info
    General Info
    • Credit Cards Accepted:
    • Motorcoach Parking on Site:
    • Pet Friendly:
    • Hours of Operation: Park Hours & National Park Stamp Access: Mon–Sun:9am- 5pm | Closed Federal Holidays | Park Office/Visitor Center & Gift Shop Wed-Sun:9am- 5pm
    • Admission: ADMISSION: Free unless camping over night or utilizing Patriots Meeting Hall or Field or special tours- Contact Park Office for Details on above or Application to Reserve Picnic/Camping/Patriots Meeting Hall or Field.
    • Additional Information: Prices and hours are subject to change without notice.
  • Facility Info
    • Total Sq. Ft. 5000
    • Theatre Capacity 40
    • Banquet Capacity 300