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UPCOMING EVENTS AT FORT MONROE

Take a look at the list of upcoming events and you’re sure to find lots to do. From movie nights and lantern tours to seasonal concerts and sporting events, there’s something for everyone. Join us for one of the following events or host your own.

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Fort Monroe programs and events are presented through a collaboration of the United States Army, the Fort Monroe Authority, and the National Park Service. Events are subject to change without notice. All programs and events are free of charge, unless indicated otherwise. Some programs and events require pre-registration.


Oct
18
Fri
Special Event: Fort Monroe Ghost Walk @ Main Gate entrance to stone fort
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come and discover where history meets mystery! Learn the hidden secrets of Fort Monroe’s rich 400 year history during our guided ghost walks. We have new stories and a brand new route this year within the Inner Fort. We’ll share stories about some of our private homes, the Chapel of the Centurion as well as some recent unexplained experiences. Tours begin every 15 minutes from 6:15 to 9:15 pm and will last approximately 45 minutes to one hour. Advance ticket price–$15 per person plus processing fee. $20 per person plus processing fee at the door. Tours are rain or shine. Please be advised that this is a walking tour and most of the areas of the tour are not handicapped accessible. This tour is not recommended for children under the age of 12. Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

Call 757-690-8061 | 757-251-2752

Special thanks to our sponsors: Presenting Sponsor: Weymouth Funeral Home and Supporting Sponsor: Old Point National Bank

Oct
19
Sat
Special Event: Fort Monroe Ghost Walk @ Main Gate entrance to stone fort
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come and discover where history meets mystery! Learn the hidden secrets of Fort Monroe’s rich 400 year history during our guided ghost walks. We have new stories and a brand new route this year within the Inner Fort. We’ll share stories about some of our private homes, the Chapel of the Centurion as well as some recent unexplained experiences. Tours begin every 15 minutes from 6:15 to 9:15 pm and will last approximately 45 minutes to one hour. Advance ticket price–$15 per person plus processing fee. $20 per person plus processing fee at the door. Tours are rain or shine. Please be advised that this is a walking tour and most of the areas of the tour are not handicapped accessible. This tour is not recommended for children under the age of 12. Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

Call 757-690-8061 | 757-251-2752

Special thanks to our sponsors: Presenting Sponsor: Weymouth Funeral Home and Supporting Sponsor: Old Point National Bank

Oct
20
Sun
Special Event: Fort Monroe Ghost Walk @ Main Gate entrance to stone fort
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Come and discover where history meets mystery! Learn the hidden secrets of Fort Monroe’s rich 400 year history during our guided ghost walks. We have new stories and a brand new route this year within the Inner Fort. We’ll share stories about some of our private homes, the Chapel of the Centurion as well as some recent unexplained experiences. Tours begin every 15 minutes from 6:15 to 9:15 pm and will last approximately 45 minutes to one hour. Advance ticket price–$15 per person plus processing fee. $20 per person plus processing fee at the door. Tours are rain or shine. Please be advised that this is a walking tour and most of the areas of the tour are not handicapped accessible. This tour is not recommended for children under the age of 12. Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

Call 757-690-8061 | 757-251-2752

Special thanks to our sponsors: Presenting Sponsor: Weymouth Funeral Home and Supporting Sponsor: Old Point National Bank

Nov
8
Fri
NPS Event: Park After Dark: Night Skies at Fort Monroe @ Shelter #5, Colonies RV and Travel Park
Nov 8 @ 6:30 pm – 11:30 pm

A folk song passed through generations, “Follow the Drinking Gourd” helped enslaved people escape to
freedom with directions hidden in the lyrics. A ranger program explores the song’s navigational clues followed
by a night sky viewing of some of the darkest skies on the Virginia Peninsula.

Program starts at 6:30pm, informal night sky viewing with members of the Virginia Peninsula Astronomy / Stargazers to follow. You are encouraged to bring your own binoculars, chairs, and red lights for this interactive experience.

Shelter #5
Colonies RV and Travel Park
501 Fenwick Road
Fort Monroe, VA 23651

Nov
9
Sat
Veterans Day @ Battery Church Field
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

Fort Monroe National Monument is proud to honor and celebrate the men and women who bravely served in the United States military, past and present in a patriotic Veterans Day Ceremony. All are welcome! Those in attendance will be invited to place US flags in a special installation. Please arrive by 8:30 am.

JROTC Cadet plays TAPS on top of Battery Church NPS Photo

Nov
13
Wed
Public Meeting–FMA Board of Trustees Finance Committee @ Building 83 Fort Monroe Authority Main Office
Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Nov
21
Thu
Public Meeting–Board of Trustees Meeting @ Paradise Ocean Club
Nov 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm