Historic Fort Huger

Historic Fort Huger, the "Gateway to the Confederate Capital," is located in the northern reaches of Isle of Wight County off route 10 and 8 miles from downtown Smithfield. View the ghost fleet on the James River, take the self-guided walking tour through the new trails and see the cannon mounted along the edges of the fort. Fort Huger is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Contact the Visitor Center to arrange a custom tour. Open Friday through Sunday Located 8 miles from downtown Smithfield.  Stop by the Visitor Center for a map to Fort Huger,