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Fort King George Historic Site

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Great Fort to visit.

This was a very interesting fort, it has many buildings to see along with a very nice gift shop... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
cwdanels
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Bring big spray

We stopped here to kill some time on a road trip. We were the only ones present at the time so the... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
magnifiedplaid
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302 McIntosh Rd SE, Darien, GA 31305-4304
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a very interesting fort, it has many buildings to see along with a very nice gift shop. They also show you a movie before you go to the fort.

Thank cwdanels
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here to kill some time on a road trip. We were the only ones present at the time so the kids had fun running around and checking out all the buildings. Good views of the backwater and tons of fiddler crabs. Bring bug...More

Thank magnifiedplaid
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to stop if on a road trip, fort is about 8-10 minutes off the highway. Was a great place for a picnic and to let the kids burn off some energy. They have plenty to explore and the demonstration was...More

Thank Micheal C
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Bring Bug Spray!!! The was in the middle of nowhere, nearly no signposting on the route we came by, A great find, really interesting, great to visit this fort a small piece of English History. It has been recreated with great detail. The Museum is...More

1  Thank LS B
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Little known part of American History comes to life in this excellent presentation of the past early settlement of the region. Ranging from 3000BC to modern time. There is also a nice hiking trail for people with dogs who are welcome. And I believe it...More

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Highway 17 has unexpected treasures and historical value Good places to eat and a nice walking trail downtown

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

You might say that I am somewhat of a history buff. So when I knew that we we were to spend time in Darien, I k ew that we would be going to the fort. The cost is $7.50 and it is a great price...More

1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed May 3, 2018

The old fort ( rebuilt ) looks like a large three story barn with holding cells & storage on the ground level The upper two levels have sleeping areas as well as gun & cannon ports in the walls. The wooden walls around the yard...More

1  Thank Zeke T
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time walking around the property where the fort has been reconstructed. The buildings are super interesting especially the Blockhouse. I have to say it was a little unnerving to be on guard for alligators. But otherwise the visit was really very...More

1  Thank Pam A
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

Jason our tour guide along with the staff at Fort King George did a fantastic job.Thank you for a very enjoyable trip! I will definitely be back.

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On a lease outside, only if not busy.
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Response from Betsy N | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any dogs there. I doubt it. Call and find out for sure.
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