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Fort Macon State Park offers a variety of learning opportunities for all ages. Typically led by park rangers, these interpretive programs allow the public to gain perspective into what makes North Carolina state parks naturally wonderful. ​

Most of the events are free, though some require pre-registration. All give park visitors deeper insight into the natural world. Call the park office for more information.

 

Meet in the fort entrance for a guided tour of Fort Macon.  Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are held Daily at 11:00, 12:00, 2:00, and 3:00. 

Date of Event:
Repeats every day until Sat Jun 30 2018.
Fri, 06/01/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/02/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/03/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/05/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/06/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/08/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/09/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/10/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/13/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/14/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/15/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/16/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/17/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/21/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/22/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/23/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/24/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/25/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/26/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/28/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/29/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/30/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Start Location:
Fort

Meet at the Fort Visitor Center to learn about the different flags used by at Fort Macon and the Confederacy during the War Between the States.

Date of Event:
Repeats every month on the first Monday until Mon Dec 10 2018.
Mon, 01/01/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 02/05/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 03/05/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 04/02/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 05/07/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 06/04/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 07/02/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 09/03/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 10/01/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 11/05/2018 - 10:00am, Mon, 12/03/2018 - 10:00am
Start Location:
Visitor Center

Meet in the fort entrance for a guided tour of Fort Macon.  Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are held Daily at 11:00, 12:00, 2:00, and 3:00. 

Date of Event:
Fri, 06/01/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/02/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/03/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/05/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/06/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/08/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/09/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/10/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/13/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/14/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/15/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/16/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/17/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/21/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/22/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/23/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/24/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/25/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/26/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/28/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/29/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/30/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Start Location:
Fort

Meet in the fort entrance for a guided tour of Fort Macon.  Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are held Daily at 11:00, 12:00, 2:00, and 3:00. 

Date of Event:
Fri, 06/01/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/02/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/03/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/05/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/06/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/08/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/09/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/10/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/13/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/14/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/15/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/16/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/17/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/21/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/22/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/23/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/24/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/25/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/26/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/28/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/29/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/30/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Start Location:
Fort

Meet in the fort entrance for a guided tour of Fort Macon.  Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are held Daily at 11:00, 12:00, 2:00, and 3:00. 

Date of Event:
Fri, 06/01/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/02/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/03/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/05/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/06/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/07/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/08/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/09/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/10/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/13/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/14/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/15/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/16/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/17/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/21/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/22/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/23/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sun, 06/24/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Mon, 06/25/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Tue, 06/26/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Thu, 06/28/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Fri, 06/29/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm, Sat, 06/30/2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Start Location:
Fort
Contact:

Fort Macon State Park

2303 East Fort Macon Road
Atlantic BeachNC 28512
Phone252-726-3775
fort.macon@ncparks.gov
Latitude: 34.697952
Longitude: -76.678340

Park Hours:

Fort Macon: 9am - 5:30pm daily.

Coastal Education and Visitor Center: 9am - 5pm daily.

Bookstore: 9am - 5pm Phone 252-247-3100

Bathhouse Area:
November - February:
8am - 5:30pm
March & October 8am - 7pm
April, May and September: 8am - 8pm
June - August: 8am - 9pm

Swimming Area:
10am - 5:45pm Memorial Day until Labor Day, if staffing permits

Fort Parking Area:
October - March: 8am - 6pm
April, May and September: 8am - 7pm
June - August: 8am - 8pm

Closed Christmas Day

Park Office
8am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm Monday - Friday
Closed state holidays