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Fort Pulaski National Monument

US Highway 80 East, Savannah, GA 31410

Located in Tybee Island: Savannah's Beach

Historic Attractions / Museums / Film Wrap Parties
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
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LittlePaint | Mar 24, 2020
“What a surprise! ”

I had very low expectations for this national monument. I'd seen many old forts and, frankly, I was bored with them. Fort Pulaski surprised me though. The underground bunkers outside the fort sorted...

jack M | Mar 21, 2020

One of the few worthwhile things to do on Tybee Island. I was very intrigues by its historical significance and will really read up on the history and events associated with this place. Highly...

michaelbS5233TH | Mar 20, 2020
“Worth doing but protect yourself from mosquitoes and sunburn”

First a warning: Make sure you protect your skin from the vicious mosquitoes that were surprisingly numerous even in mid-March. I slapped a dozen off my two young adult sons and quickly ended up...

Yelp® Reviews
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Cheryl M. | Feb 23, 2020

We stopped here because we were driving by and saw the sign so it was an unplanned visit. I really didn't know what to expect. This is a really cool...

Pam W. | Nov 21, 2019

Check! Another National Park or Monument checked off on my list. I literally had no idea when I arrived into Savannah anything about Fort Pulaski National...

Dusty F. | Nov 29, 2019

The best historic fort I have visited. From the helpful staff to the signs giving plenty of information to the overall condition of the structure... it is...