Fort Pulaski

History Museum and Other Great Outdoors
Savannah
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  • Ceci T.
    "cannon shots"(2 Tips)
    Wendy S.
    "Skip the lighthouse walk - you can see it from the road."(2 Tips)
    Quality B.
    "Great trails around the fort, perfect for a bike ride :)"(3 Tips)
    Donna W.
    "... the fort and enjoy the beautiful scenery. The Park service folks were very friendly..."(2 Tips)
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  • Ceci T.
    We loved this tour. It was very hot so I would recommend going not during summer. The tour we did was a little long but the cannon shots were really awesome!
  • Jon D.
    Underrated gem here. Take a walk on the trail out near the lighthouse for great views and interesting terrain
  • Jacob L.
    Jacob LawsonAugust 20, 2015
    Learning about the history
  • Jason C.
    Jason ClaymanJuly 28, 2015
    This place is awesome! So much history!!
  • Logann F.
    Logann FincherSeptember 8, 2014
    Beautiful attraction. Make sure to walk around the top of the Fort.
  • Greg P.
    Greg PollakJuly 7, 2014
    Super interesting place and a lot of history here. Always good to visit a piece of history instead of just reading it.
  • Susan C.
    Susan ColemanJune 13, 2014
    Great place for dogs!
  • Zach W.
    Zach WilsonApril 5, 2014
    Cool and breezy in the morning. Time ti explore before cannon demo on Saturdays. Bring bug spray.
  • Donna W.
    Donna WilliamsDecember 29, 2013
    Worth stopping to learn the history of the fort and enjoy the beautiful scenery. The Park service folks were very friendly and knowledgeable.
  • Zach G.
    Zach GibbonsJuly 26, 2013
    Some good history here.
  • Audie C.
    Audie C.March 27, 2013
    Nice place for sight seeing. Be sure to play around in the tunnels after touring the fort.
  • Cynthia Malachi W.
    Cynthia Malachi WhiteMarch 12, 2013
    Come when it is warm
  • Explore Georgia
    Explore GeorgiaJanuary 24, 2013
    Built in the 1830s and 1840s on Cockspur Island, this masonry fort was designed to defend Savannah.
  • Quality B.
    Quality Bike ShopJuly 25, 2012
    Great trails around the fort, perfect for a bike ride :)
  • Panamasis
    PanamasisJuly 22, 2012
    Free Senior Pass (62+) lifetime! Includes all passengers in your car! Trails were difficult to ride w our beach bikes. Had to stick w paved roadways. Saw deer, birds galore... Great casual biking!
  • Julia
    JuliaJune 16, 2012
    You can buy Candy Dots here at the gift shops.
  • Erin H.
    Erin HaagMay 23, 2012
    Price has gone up to $5!
  • Carmen Z.
    Carmen ZeiglerApril 29, 2012
    Kids 5-8 can become a junior ranger by completing the Junior Ranger Handbook. It also helps them get excited and learn a little more about the fort.
  • Heather H.
    Heather HannahDecember 29, 2011
    Cool place.... although the long walk to the lighthouse def was not worth it :(
  • K12 Inc
    K12 IncNovember 4, 2011
    Did you know? After the fall of Fort Pulaski in 1862, the island became an important point on the Underground Railroad. Hundreds of escaped slaves traveled to the fort and gained their freedom. Read more
  • Erin P.
    Erin PatrickJuly 20, 2011
    Don't skip the lighthouse walk! It was fun and beautiful and you get to see lots of little crabs! :)
  • The History Press
    Fort Pulaski became a national monument in 1924. Read all about Georgia's historic forts in A HISTORY OF GEORGIA FORTS. Read more
  • Dr D.
    Dr DeenisJanuary 8, 2011
    go on Saturday to see a Canon and musket firing!
  • Mark H.
    Mark H.November 26, 2010
    Check the moat for "Willie" the gator.
  • Wendy S.
    Wendy SchelleAugust 23, 2010
    Worth the $3. If you ask the rangers to unlock the peephole door for pictures - they will. Skip the lighthouse walk - you can see it from the road.
  • Tim W.
    Tim WazMarch 22, 2010
    Great place to get in a run, bring your running shoes!
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