• The legendary battle between Confederate guns and US ironclads at Fort Donelson, February 14, 1862.

    Fort Donelson

    National Battlefield Tennessee

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  • The Eagle has Flown!

    The juvenile eagle at Fort Donelson has fledged. The eagles now reside at the Confederate River Batteries, stop #4 on the driving tour. Visitors are encouraged to view and admire, but asked to keep a respectful distance, as this is their home.

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  • 12/06/2012

    Location: Dover Hotel, Petty Street (Stop #10) Time: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM Fee Information: None Contact Name: Debbie Wood Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (931)232-5348

 Thursday, December 6, 2012, from 3:00-6:00 PM, all are welcome to come and meet Fort Donelson's new Superintendent, Brian McCutchen, and his family and some park staff at the Dover Hotel. The Dover Hotel, on Petty Street in Dover, TN, is stop #10 on the park's driving tour. More details can be found here...