• 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

  • 07/05/2013

    The Legend of Old Abe
    Location: Fort Donelson Visitor Center Time: 11:00 AM Fee Information: None Contact Name: Douglas J. Richardson Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (931)232-5706, ext. 108

 Join us as we share the story of Old Abe, with this wonderful story by Kathy-jo Wargin.

While visiting the park you might see our resident eagles, who live inside what was once Confederate Fort Donelson, today's stop #3.