Plan Your Visit
Fort Monroe is a wonderful place to visit. If you are a history buff, nature lover or simply looking for a good meal, a day at Fort Monroe is unlike any other.
Unfortunately, we’re canceling tonight’s performance due to the inclement weather. Please join us next Thursday at 7 pm as we welcome the Chesapeake Bay Wind Ensemble. Here's the remaining schedule for the Summer Concert Series: June 8: Chesapeake Bay Wind Ensemble June 15: IC Norcom High School Choir June 22: US Army TRADOC Rock Band […]
Join us for a unique opportunity to hear from John Weaver, a nationally known expert on coastal defenses and the author of the highly acclaimed book, “A Legacy in Brick and Stone: Coastal Defense Forts of the American Third System 1816-1867.” He is a master of interpretating 19th C. forts and is a technical […]
Our performers this evening will be the Chesapeake Bay Wind Ensemble. Here's their program for tonight's performance Blue Lake (John Barnes Chance) Early Light (Carolyn Bremer) Colonel Theodore Roosevelt's "Rough Riders" Centennial March (Dana Paul Perna) Tunbridge Fair (Walter Piston) Broadway Show Stoppers The Sun Will Rise Again (Philip Sparke) Black Horse Troop (J. P. Sousa) Star Spangled Spectacular (George […]
Remembrance is a spiritual ceremony honoring the millions of African men, women, and children who perished during the Middle Passage of the Transatlantic Slave Trade, which is referred to as “the largest forced migration in history and undeniably one of the most inhumane,” according to the United Nations. Following in the tradition initiated by activist […]
Under the direction of Mr. Joe Harmon, the award-winning IC Norcom High School Choir from Portsmouth, VA will perform this evening Bring your own picnic, chairs, and blankets to enjoy summer sunsets by the Chesapeake Bay along with the sweet sounds of some of the region’s most talented performers. Large groups welcome. Drop-off at Continental […]
We are pleased to welcome the US Army TRADOC Rock Band to Continental Park this evening. Bring your own picnic, chairs, and blankets to enjoy summer sunsets by the Chesapeake Bay along with the sweet sounds of some of the region’s most talented performers. Large groups welcome. Drop-off at Continental Park. Free parking onsite. Here's […]
Join us at the Visitor and Education Center @ Fort Monroe on Saturday, June 24th from 11am – 1pm for Rampart Readers, our children’s book series in partnership with Hampton Public Library. This month we will be learning about the history and celebration of Juneteenth by reading Juneteenth: Our Day of Freedom by […]
Groups of 10 or more people, please call us at 757 690-8181 or email us at visit@FortMonroe.org for group visit arrangements.