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

    Fort Donelson

    National Battlefield Tennessee

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  • Saturday's Civil War Singers Concert Relocated Because of Heat

    This Saturday's Civil War Singers concert, originally scheduled for the River Batteries, has been moved to the park's visitor center, still scheduled for 6:00 PM. High temperatures are expected for the next few days in this area.

Event Details

  • 02/16/2014

    Location: Fort Donelson National Cemetery Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Doug Richardson Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (931) 232-5706, ext. 108

Fort Donelson National Cemetery is the final resting place of 670 Union soldiers from the American Civil War, plus many Veterans of other wars and conflicts America has been involved in.

The Fort Donelson Camp, Sons of Union Veterans, will offer a brief memorial service at Fort Donelson National Cemetery. All are welcome to attend.

There is limited parking at the front entrance to the Cemetery. Additional parking is below, at the "Ranger Station" and in the rear of the Cemetery. Persons needing assistance are asked to please call (931) 232-5706, ext. 108 for help.