Bald Head Island Guided Historic Tour

The Bald Head Island Historic Tour features a two-hour, comprehensive, island-wide experience aboard a golf cart. A trained guide will drive across the island while discussing four centuries of Bald Head Island’s history. Themes include piracy, colonization, the U.S. Lighthouse Service, U.S. Life-Saving Service, and development of Bald Head into an island resort. Admission fee includes entry into the Smith Island Museum of History, a chance to climb Old Baldy Lighthouse, and a 10% discount in the Old Baldy Foundation gift shop. Reservations required.

*Ferry not included.

Tours Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday only. You must take the 10 am ferry to Bald Head Island (reservations not required). Tour begins upon arrival. Visit for cost and other information.

Cost: $25* adult (13 and up) $20* youth (3-12) *this does not include ferry tickets

Are you already here? Reservations required, seating is limited. Meet at the ferry landing at 10:20. Tour starts at 10:30.

Questions? Call or text 910-448-1472

12 or more? Call us to book your large group’s private tour 910-457-7481

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