Fort Miles Museum

Sunset sky for Fort Miles Museum logo

The Fort Miles Museum, located underground in Battery 519, features exhibits relating to coastal defense operations as well as portraying daily life for the over 2,000 soldiers and civilians stationed at Fort Miles during World War II. Tours of Battery 519 are offered year-round. Learn what the country faced and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States. Cost for the tours and admission to the museum is $5 per person. For more information, call 302.644.5007. Museum Hours: Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Museum Tours: Fridays and Saturdays: 11 a.m. Visit for information about other tours and programs. The Overlook Events Venue: Plan your wedding, meeting or event at The Overlook. Visit