• 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

  • Everyday from 06/08/2013 to 08/30/2013

    Location: Fort Donelson Visitor Center Fee Information: None Contact Name: Douglas J. Richardson Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (931)232-5706, ext. 108

 The park's visitor center museum room will be closed between June 8, 2013, and August 31, 2013, as the park prepares to install new exhibits.

These new exhibits will replace the existing ones, installed in 1962, when the visitor center was opened.

The visitor center will remain opened during these dates, and the park's orientation film will continue to be shown daily.

We apologize for the inconvenience.