Fort Pulaski National Monument

US Highway 80 East, Savannah, GA 31410
Historic Attractions / Museums
Info & Amenities

Fort Pulaski, where in 1862 during the American Civil War, the Union Army successfully tested a rifled cannon, the success of which rendered brick fortifications obsolete.


TripAdvisor® Reviews:

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
ThreeLittleBirdsIL | Jan 24, 2022
“Big fort with lots of history”

Huge fort with lots of areas to explore. Since it’s a National Monument they had a junior ranger handbook for our kids to work on throughout the fort including encouraging them to interview a ranger...

blandboy | Jan 23, 2022
“George Washington didn't sleep here...and neither did Casimir Pulaski.”

And neither did Casimir Pulaski. But the fort was deservedly named after the Polish warrior to honor him for his Revolutionary War heroics. To learn more, spend some quality time at this...

Dewayne P | Jan 20, 2022
“Awesome Civil War fort”

The NPS did a great job with this one. There is a large, free parking area. Once in the visitor's center there is a minimal fee for admission and a small exhibit area. The fort itself is...

Yelp® Reviews:

Yelp Overall Rating
Tom T. | Jan 24, 2022

A wonderful remnant of American history. The landscape of America is strewn with historic artifacts from centuries of conflict with the European Colonial...

David T. | Oct 7, 2021

Great fort to visit. The grounds and exhibits are in excellent condition, with plenty of plaques and markers to explain what you're looking at. If you get...

Marie T. | Aug 3, 2021

Your receipt allows for you to return again within 7 days. But, you'd be just fine with one visit unless you were wanting to do the hiking trails. Don't...