Located on a barrier island, Fort Macon offers access to water on three sides to the Atlantic Ocean, Beaufort Inlet and Bogue Sound. Starting in 1826, the fort's 26 vaulted rooms that allowed protection from attackers, as well as serving as a federal prison during the Spanish-American War.
Have you visited Fort Macon? Be the first to tell others about it!
Please describe the place or activity, explain what you liked best or least, or give any special tips. Sharing your thoughts really helps other visitors. Thank you!