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Fort Pulaski National Monument

Fort Pulaski
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Located just west of Tybee Island off of Hwy 80 is Fort Pulaski, built between 1829 and 1847.During the Civil War, Union forces camped on Tybee Island and fired their powerful new cannons at the fort, damaging it severely and making brick forts obsolete worldwide. Fort Pulaski is a fine example of historic military architecture. Along with its exhibits, Fort Pulaski offers an abundance of outdoor activities including hiking, biking, birdwatching and fishing. There are also several nature trails. Open Daily. (Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day)

Admission: (Good for 6 days after your 1st visitation)

  • Adults-$3 (16 and older)
  • Children- Free(15 and younger)

Fort and Visitor Center Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm

Bridge closes by 5:15pm every day. 
Please be aware of park hours and closing times.
All vehicles must be across the Cockspur Island Bridge by closing time.

(Hours and pricing are subject to change, please view the website or call for more information)

Photo courtesy of a guest

Photos courtesy of TVR guests
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