Activities, ranger tours, and most programs are included with your ferry ticket.

Civil War Living History Tour

Meet Dr. Charles Macgill, a confederate political prisoner during the Civil War.

Join the spirit of Dr. Charles Macgill of Hagerstown, Maryland, in a stroll through Fort Warren as he reminisces about his confinement here as a political prisoner during the Civil War.

Hour-long tours depart from the Visitor Center at 11:15am and 1:15 pm.


This program is presented as part of the commemoration of the Boston Harbor Islands’ 25th anniversary as a National Park and 50th anniversary as a State Park.

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