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Fort Macon State Park


Fort Macon State Park is closed until at least Monday, September 24. Flooding and other damage could extend this closure for a longer period, so please continue to check our website for updates.

Astronomy Night at the Hayride

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Sat, 10/13/2018 - 6:30pm

The Crystal Coast Stargazers will be setup in the bathhouse parking lot the night of our “Howling Hayride” event, inviting the public to get a closer look at the night sky through telescopes and binoculars.  Feel free to stop by at your convenience before or after your ride and hike, or if hayrides aren’t your thing, you are more than welcome to come out just for the stars.  This is a weather d

Musket Demonstration

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Wed, 10/03/2018 - 10:00am
Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:00am
Wed, 10/17/2018 - 10:00am
Wed, 10/24/2018 - 10:00am
Wed, 10/31/2018 - 10:00am

Learn about a 19th century musket's history, loading procedures, and firing.

Bird Hike

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Mon, 09/24/2018 - 9:00am

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

Fort Tours

Fort Macon State Park
Date of Event: 
Mon, 10/01/2018 - 11:00am
Tue, 10/02/2018 - 11:00am
Wed, 10/03/2018 - 11:00am
Thu, 10/04/2018 - 11:00am
Fri, 10/05/2018 - 11:00am
Sat, 10/06/2018 - 11:00am
Sun, 10/07/2018 - 11:00am
Mon, 10/08/2018 - 11:00am
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 11:00am
Wed, 10/10/2018 - 11:00am
Thu, 10/11/2018 - 11:00am
Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:00am
Sat, 10/13/2018 - 11:00am
Sun, 10/14/2018 - 11:00am
Mon, 10/15/2018 - 11:00am

Meet in the fort entrance for a guided tour of Fort Macon.  Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are held Daily until Oct. 15th at 11:00, 12:00, 2:00, and 3:00.