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

    Fort Donelson

    National Battlefield Tennessee

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  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Wednesday, August 13, 2014

    An opportunity to meet and spend time with a Park Ranger at a special location around the park. **Please note that these will be offered only Monday-Friday between August 10-August 22." More

  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Thursday, August 14, 2014

    An opportunity to meet and spend time with a Park Ranger at a special location around the park. **Please note that these will be offered only Monday-Friday between August 10-August 22." More

  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Friday, August 15, 2014

    An opportunity to meet and spend time with a Park Ranger at a special location around the park. **Please note that these will be offered only Monday-Friday between August 10-August 22." More

  • Fort Donelson Book Club (Murray, Kentucky, group)

    Sunday, August 17, 2014

    An opportunity for us to gather and talk about certain stories and persons during the Civil War Sesquicentennial. More

  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Monday, August 18, 2014

    An opportunity to meet and spend time with a Park Ranger at a special location around the park. **Please note that these will be offered only Monday-Friday between August 10-August 22." More

  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Tuesday, August 19, 2014

    An opportunity to meet and spend time with a Park Ranger at a special location around the park. **Please note that these will be offered only Monday-Friday between August 10-August 22." More

  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

    An opportunity to meet and spend time with a Park Ranger at a special location around the park. **Please note that these will be offered only Monday-Friday between August 10-August 22." More

  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Thursday, August 21, 2014

    An opportunity to meet and spend time with a Park Ranger at a special location around the park. **Please note that these will be offered only Monday-Friday between August 10-August 22." More

  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Friday, August 22, 2014

    An opportunity to meet and spend time with a Park Ranger at a special location around the park. **Please note that these will be offered only Monday-Friday between August 10-August 22." More

  • The Civil War Singers at Fort Donelson National Battlefield

    Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Spend the eveing in beautiful surroundings immersed in beautiful song. More

  • Fort Donelson (Dover Group) Book Club

    Thursday, August 28, 2014

    Discussion of compelling books and stories, chronicling a unique perspective of the Civil War. More

  • Special Artillery Exhibit at Fort Donelson NB Visitor Center

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Special display on Civil War artillery. More

  • Special Artillery Exhibit at Fort Donelson NB Visitor Center

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Special display on Civil War artillery. More

 
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All are welcome to be part of a new exciting opportunity in Dover...the Fort Donelson Civil War Roundtable. Each month a guest speaker will explore fascinating topics and personalities. You can learn more here.

 

Click here to watch and listen to a brief explanation as to why battlefield re-enactments are not permitted on National Park Service lands.

 
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The Clarksville Civil War Roundtable features terrific speakers and discussions and meets monthly in Clarksville, Tennessee. You can learn more here.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The embrasures at Fort Donelson were constructed of sand bags lined with rawhide. The rawhide was wet down to prevent the bags from catching fire during an engagement.