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
JrnyJunkie | Mar 22, 2023
“Impressive fort.”

This is a very impressive and formidable fortress. It even has a moat and a couple of drawbridges. Lots of history here that one doesn’t usually study in school, so it was all new to us.

Slimj-1942 | Mar 16, 2023
“Great Experience @ Fort Pulaski”

I was really amazed with the history of the fort’s role in the civil war. I got a real history lesson on the the battle the occurred there between the Union Army and the Confederacy

Brandi T | Mar 12, 2023
“Favorite fort”

We always make sure to visit the fort while on Tybee. History and the engineering that went into building it amazes me.

Yelp® Reviews:

Yelp Overall Rating
Laz S. | Mar 11, 2023

My partner & I watched a video on YouTube about this place & we decided to visit it while staying in Savannah. The staff it's very lovely & welcoming. It's...

Valerie B. | Mar 5, 2023

The fort is pretty cool. I recommend you watch the video in the visitor center first and go through the little museum. That shouldn't take more than about...

will l. | Aug 2, 2022

Fun place to visit, even if you're not a history buff. Kids will love traversing the moat and adventuring through the numerous tunnels and caverns under...