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Fort Pulaski National Monument

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Fort Pulaski National Monument has one of the best preserved nineteenth century masonry fortifications in the United States. It was also the site of a major artillery duel during the Civil War that saw the first major use of rifled artillery in...more
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Fort Pulaski Rd, Tybee Island, GA 31410-0757
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We really enjoy this place. My daughter says this is her favorite old fort to visit. We have been to several in the states as well as a couple in other countries and Pulaski is her favorite. Take your time to explore and read the...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 4 days ago

On our last day in Savannah a few hours before our flight home, my husband the history buff came here to visit. The fort itself was an interesting self-guided tour with the ability to walk around. The visitors' center could've been larger and he expected...More

Thank MelissaWP
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a military history buff then this tour is for you. We learned so much more than we already knew.

Thank bcgpitts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

More information needs to be added for those not taking a tour to understand and appreciate the history of the fort.

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed Fort Pulaski and was very inexpensive. We traveled 2 adults, a 15 year old, 10 and 8 year old (all boys). We all liked it a great deal. A great way to spend passing time and would probably visit again if I...More

Thank DonnaK2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fort is well maintained and an excellent example of pre civil war fortifications as it was built between 1829and 1847. When attacked by union forces it took a mere 30 hours of bombardment to force the forts surrender. The newly invented rifled canon barrel...More

Thank Caleb42
Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly amazing place to visit. Be sure you take the guided tour, it’s free and the information was wonderful. After the tour go to the roof and the around the fort. You will see and hear some pretty amazing things.

Thank pcwizardsonline
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fort Pulaski has a great 45 min guided tour that helps explain a lot of what you are seeing and really helps you understand the history of the fort. I recommend taking the tour, its included in the entry price. Also takes the time time...More

Thank doug h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unscheduled visit, was very enjoyable. We did not do the guided tour, but the park ranger was available and very knowledgeable to answer our questions. I think we would have loved to have done the tour had time permitted.

Thank jennjenn316
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this! Plan to spend a few hours here because it’s lots to see! Staff very helpful and informative. Best, interesting piece of history!

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Val M
4 August 2018|
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Response from healthyeater7 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is unless you have the Sr. Citizen Pass which gives everyone in car free admission. Entrance Fees (Valid for 7 consecutive days) Per Person Admits one individual 16 and over. Youth 15 and under are admitted... More
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tadams75
7 February 2017|
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Response from rwasr1953 | Reviewed this property |
The main road goes right past Fort Pulaski on the way back from Tybee Island and what has historically been called Savannah Beach...to Savannah....and the restored lighthouse is right across from North Beach on Tybee...no... More
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jolyblonde
15 October 2016|
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Response from Bob19512014 | Reviewed this property |
Sad Sad - probably going to be awhile.
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