Thank you for visiting Fort Defiance: Home of General William Lenoir. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which works to preserve and share the life and times of William Lenoir.
A Colonial Christmas, check out our events page.
Gift Shop Update: Fort Defiance is working on updating the gift shop and we have two new items to add.
New for 2016 Fort Defiance Tee-Shirt with a quote from William Lenoir. We have child and adult sizes.
Embroidered hand towels. Limited Edition Fort Defiance Towels, when these are gone they are gone!
Stop by and pick yours up today!
Relic hunting and/or the use or possession of a metal detector is prohibited on the grounds of Fort Defiance. Removal of any artifacts from the grounds will result in prosecution.
We are open for tours April through October
Thursday – Saturday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, last tour at 4:00 PM
Sunday 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM, last tour at 4:00 PM
November through March, weekends only or by appointment
Saturday 10 AM – 4 PM last tour at 3 PM
Sunday 1 PM – 4PM last tour at 3 PM
Cost: $6.00 adults. $4.00 children (school age), children under 5 free
Address and Directions
1792 Fort Defiance Drive
Lenoir, NC 28645
We look forward to your visit!