Fort Massachusetts on West Ship Island
3500 Park Road, Gulf Islands National Seashore, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
I-10 Exit US Hwy 49 South at Gulfport, MS Follow US Hwy 49 South 5 miles to US Hwy 90 interchange Go through interchange into Gulfport Small Craft Harbor Turn left at first drive following signs to "Ship Island Excursions" Board passenger ferry for cruise to West Ship Island where Fort Massachusetts is located. For information call 1-866-466-7386 or go to their website msshipisland.com
Restrooms, shaded picnic shelter, snack bar located on passenger ferry, handicapped access of lower floor of fort.
Fort tours are given after the passenger ferry arrives during tour boat season from late March to the end of October.
Guided ranger-led tours, wayside exhibits, brochures