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Address: Fort Pulaski Rd, Tybee Island, GA 31410-0757
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+1 912-786-5787
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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This fort, built in 1829, offers historical tours.

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Fort tour was excellent

Be sure to bring your National Park pass, I forgot mine. Really learned a lot from the young lady who did our tour. Did not realize the fort r cruces so much damage from Hurricane... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
MaryModesto
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Modesto, CA
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Modesto, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Be sure to bring your National Park pass, I forgot mine. Really learned a lot from the young lady who did our tour. Did not realize the fort r cruces so much damage from Hurricane Matthew. Were told 400 trees went down. Walking on top gives you some good views after the tour. If you do this without a tour... More 

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Chelan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed learning about the Fort and its history. We included the volunteer uided tour. Butch was very knowledgeable and interesting. Also there is a a nice gift shop with appropriate items and books about the Fort.

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Elizabethtown, KY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

While on business in Savannah I was looking for a way to spend a few hours. I drove out to Tybee Island and stopped by Fort Pulaski on the way back to the city. It is one of the better forts I've visited. It is your classic masonry fort with a moat and good view of the coastal area. The... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a great old fort, I'm in construction so I love old brick structures. If you like history this is a must see while in town.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellently civil war era fort complete with some civil war damage left in the outer walls. Very good visitor center with a short film and excellent access to the fort and can go on top the parapet using stairs. Takes your mind back I. Time to the civil war era. It is not a fancy fort but is worth a... More 

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Grapeview, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you have time during your visit, be sure to go on a Ranger led tour. Our guide, Ranger Jamie Niles, was excellent. He was a good interpreter of the history here, involved the group by asking questions, and made sure everyone's questions were answered. It was obvious that he enjoys his job of helping others experience the history of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's pretty amazing to be able to walk in a Civil War fort and see what it was like as well as learn how the people lived there. For its time, it was state of the art and to think so many people worked there to protect what they felt was right. It is nice that you can see it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have traveled all over the U.S. exploring all kinds of forts. Finally, we found a fort that was actually used in a battle. It seems most forts that were built just before the civil were abandoned and never used. Ft. Pulaski was originally a federal fort taken by the confederates before being captured by union forces early in the... More 

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Baraboo, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Plan to spend some time. This beautiful Fort and area deserve it. Walking around the top level gave us a great view.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a really knowledgeable and engaging tour guide - Jaime was his name I believe. He was a great story teller, and engaged the small crowd and kept everyone's interest. The views from the top of the Fort were great! My mom was in a wheelchair because of a recent leg break so she wasn't able to get to... More 

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