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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
Triptakersouth | Jan 17, 2021
“We liked it.”

It is interesting. Just as most things in tourist spots, it is overpriced for what you get. $10 per adult, but beautiful grounds and interesting to those that like war history.

kghudson | Dec 14, 2020
“Historical Place and Really Neat”

We were here on a beautiful day that was full of learning and adventure for us! We had purchased a senior yearly pass at another National Park so no fee to enter the park - a great deal if visiting...

WeLoveDisneyland | Nov 28, 2020
“Enriching experience since the cannon balls holes are still intact”

While there is some construction around the Fort, it was a worthwhile stop. The mosquitoes are fierce so bring bug spray if it's warm. I didn't expect them in November, but there were loads of them...

Yelp® Reviews:

Yelp Overall Rating
Chun P. | Aug 23, 2020

For History geeks and Civil War aficionados such as myself, Fort Pulanski is amazing. I don't want to go deep into the history of this Civil War Fort; you...

John B. | Nov 22, 2020

This island is devoted to a historic fort. Unlike the comparable Fort Sumter in Charleston, the history here is somewhat less interesting. Apparently there...

Ashley S. | Nov 21, 2020

We came here on a spur of the moment decision. They let us in for free because of military. That was awesome. Otherwise it's $10 per person. Funds go to...