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Fort Pulaski National Monument

Fort Pulaski Rd, Tybee Island, GA 31410-0757
+1 912-786-5787
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Fort Pulaski Rd, Tybee Island, GA 31410-0757
+1 912-786-5787
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Reviewed 3 days ago

History is well preserved at this monument. I visited this location with a group on a morale building trip. What struck me so interesting was how day to day living was all those years ago. The fort has been well cared for. It's definitely a...More

Thank Anaksha
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well done film and display of artifacts, nicely interpreted. The fort itself is the star of the show.

Thank June L
Reviewed 4 days ago

if your going out to Tybee island you might as well put this on your agenda. you have to drive right by it and it only cost 8 bucks. free if you have the senior America the beautiful pass.

Thank WilliamDeetz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ft. Pulaski was built on an island in the Savannah River to control access to the river and port. Interestingly, it was apparently the first assignment for Robert E. Lee after leaving West Point, who then supervised much of its construction. The design is similar...More

Thank WestSideKid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was a nice surprise. It was beautiful, interesting and our guided tour was very good! Plan to spend at least two hours here!

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love history! This was another great stop. It can be as a family or even a large group everyone can learn something here. Get there early as the temp gets up there and large walking area. You need to go and make sure to...More

Thank kenny m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My cousin and I are a little nerdy when it comes to history, but I think everyone would enjoy this fort! Our park Ranger Amber was hands down the best guide. She knows everything about the fort and tons about American history. She was funny...More

Thank lunamaelee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very informative for the history buff. Some cool views. Convenient to stop by if you're on the way to Tybee.

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fort Pulaski is a great immersive living history lesson. If you're lucky enough to visit during a reenactment and/or live cannon firing you won't regret it.

Thank 621gary
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice place to visit for a few hours. The cost was very minimal for our family of 4. My kids are 11 and 7 and they enjoyed the history here. They loved all of the cannons that were here. The volunteers were...More

Thank Jennifer P
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can you drive from tybee island lighthouse to the fort?
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
Do you have any idea when you will be able to open?
15 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?
8 October 2016|
Response from pattyfoto |
The fort is closed until further notice due to Hurricane Matthew damage.