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Fort Pulaski National Monument

Fort Pulaski Rd, Tybee Island, GA 31410-0757
+1 912-786-5787
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This fort, built in 1829, offers historical tours.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Fort Pulaski Rd, Tybee Island, GA 31410-0757
+1 912-786-5787
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Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Knowledgeable staff. Clean restrooms. May want to be sure tours end before shops do. All in all a great stop.

Thank Virginia K
Reviewed 4 May 2016

the talk by the volunteer warden was excellent and a history lesson in itself. Afterwards we explored the fort and exhibits which were very interesting

Thank juliewynter
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is a great stop if you are in the Savannah area. The park service entrance fee is $7 per adult to visit. There is plenty of parking. Our first stop was the small visitors center. Be sure to stop there and watch the 20...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Ft. Pulaski isn't just a cool old fort. It's a wonder of mankind, that all that weight and those bricks are literally floating on mud and haven't sunk more than a quarter inch in all these years. It was the first fort to have a...More

Thank tiga31328
Reviewed 2 May 2016

An excellently preserved piece of history. There is an indoor visitor's center with the expected exhibits and a film explaining the history of the fort. Then there is the fort itself. Artillery is important to the history of the fort, and there is a very...More

Thank Dan-NC2
Reviewed 1 May 2016

The fort was well worth a trip. Very interesting, excellent structure and beautiful grounds. Not good for a hot day or rainy day.

Thank Frallys
Reviewed 29 April 2016

I love this place! Great living history; great story to be told; beautiful surroundings. Above all - knowledgeable and friendly staff to answer questions, educate and demonstrate. Savannah has a lot of history. Cockspur Island is sometimes left out of the equation. Do yourself a...More

Thank 738DavidD738
Reviewed 28 April 2016

If you are a lover of Civil War history, and are planning a visit to Savannah, Georgia, be sure to visit Fort Pulaski located on Cockspur Island in the Savannah River. It is only about a 20 minute drive east of Savannah's Historic District. The...More

Thank Roving-Saint
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We visited Fort Pulaski while visiting Savannah. Had never heard of this sight and am glad we stopped by for a history lesson. I was familiar with Polish General Pulaski and his role in the Revolutionary War, but did not know he also fought in...More

Thank Coldbrew
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I am from the west coast and do not know the details of the civil and revolutionary war as well as east coast people so this attraction was most informative. Large grounds around the fort for walking and picnicking. The visitor center presented the history...More

Thank Rob B
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can you drive from tybee island lighthouse to the fort?
8 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
Do you have any idea when you will be able to open?
16 October 2016|
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Response from Bob19512014 | Reviewed this property |
Sad Sad - probably going to be awhile.
We plan to visit there in the next couple of weeks. How did you fare with Hurricane Matthew?
9 October 2016|
Response from pattyfoto |
The fort is closed until further notice due to Hurricane Matthew damage.