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Fort Macon State Park

Musket Demonstration

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Wed, 03/06/2019 - 10:00am
Wed, 03/13/2019 - 10:00am
Wed, 03/20/2019 - 10:00am
Wed, 03/27/2019 - 10:00am

Meet in the fort's parade ground to learn about a 19th century musket's history, loading procedures, and firing.

Astronomy

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Fri, 03/01/2019 - 6:00pm

Meet at the bathhouse to view space through a telescope and learn more about our Universe.

Fort Tour

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Fri, 03/01/2019 - 11:00am
Mon, 03/04/2019 - 11:00am
Tue, 03/05/2019 - 11:00am
Wed, 03/06/2019 - 11:00am
Thu, 03/07/2019 - 11:00am
Fri, 03/08/2019 - 11:00am
Mon, 03/11/2019 - 11:00am
Tue, 03/12/2019 - 11:00am
Wed, 03/13/2019 - 11:00am
Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:00am
Fri, 03/15/2019 - 11:00am
Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:00am
Tue, 03/19/2019 - 11:00am
Wed, 03/20/2019 - 11:00am
Thu, 03/21/2019 - 11:00am
Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:00am
Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:00am
Tue, 03/26/2019 - 11:00am
Wed, 03/27/2019 - 11:00am
Thu, 03/28/2019 - 11:00am
Fri, 03/29/2019 - 11:00am

Meet in the fort entrance for a guided tour of Fort Macon.  Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are held Monday through Friday at 11:00.

Fort Tour

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Fri, 02/01/2019 - 11:00am
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 11:00am
Tue, 02/05/2019 - 11:00am
Wed, 02/06/2019 - 11:00am
Thu, 02/07/2019 - 11:00am
Fri, 02/08/2019 - 11:00am
Mon, 02/11/2019 - 11:00am
Tue, 02/12/2019 - 11:00am
Wed, 02/13/2019 - 11:00am
Thu, 02/14/2019 - 11:00am
Fri, 02/15/2019 - 11:00am
Mon, 02/18/2019 - 11:00am
Tue, 02/19/2019 - 11:00am
Wed, 02/20/2019 - 11:00am
Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:00am
Fri, 02/22/2019 - 11:00am
Mon, 02/25/2019 - 11:00am
Tue, 02/26/2019 - 11:00am
Wed, 02/27/2019 - 11:00am
Thu, 02/28/2019 - 11:00am

Meet in the fort entrance for a guided tour of Fort Macon.  Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are held Monday through Friday at 11:00.

Astronomy

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Fri, 02/08/2019 - 6:00pm

Meet at the bathhouse to view space through a telescope and learn more about our Universe.

NC State Parks Closed

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Tue, 12/25/2018 (All day)

North Carolina State Parks are Closed on Christmas Day.  Please allow our park staff this one day of the year to enjoy time with their family by not trespassing by parking on roadsides and walking around locked gates.

Fort Tours

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 11:00am
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 11:00am
Wed, 12/05/2018 - 11:00am
Thu, 12/06/2018 - 11:00am
Fri, 12/07/2018 - 11:00am
Mon, 12/10/2018 - 11:00am
Tue, 12/11/2018 - 11:00am
Wed, 12/12/2018 - 11:00am
Thu, 12/13/2018 - 11:00am
Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:00am
Mon, 12/17/2018 - 11:00am
Tue, 12/18/2018 - 11:00am
Wed, 12/19/2018 - 11:00am
Thu, 12/20/2018 - 11:00am
Fri, 12/21/2018 - 11:00am
Mon, 12/24/2018 - 11:00am
Wed, 12/26/2018 - 11:00am
Thu, 12/27/2018 - 11:00am
Fri, 12/28/2018 - 11:00am
Mon, 12/31/2018 - 11:00am

Meet in the fort entrance for a guided tour of Fort Macon.  Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are held Monday - Friday at 11:00.

Bird Hike

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Mon, 11/12/2018 - 9:00am
Mon, 12/10/2018 - 9:00am
Mon, 01/14/2019 - 9:00am
Mon, 02/11/2019 - 9:00am
Mon, 03/11/2019 - 9:00am
Mon, 04/08/2019 - 9:00am

Meet at the Visitor Center and take a leisurely hike to identify birds native to the area.

Living History Day

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 11/10/2018 - 10:00am

A handful of living historian's will be at Fort Macon to give demonstrations and talk with the public about life in the fort during different periods of the fort's history.  Periods covered may include: WWII, The War Between the States, the Mexican-American war, and possibly others.  Many of these reinactors will be helping with the Soldiers Through the Ages program hapening at 6:00 pm this sam