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

    Fort Donelson

    National Battlefield Tennessee

Schedule Of Events

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Here is our June, 2014, calendar of events. We hope you can join us.

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  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Friday, July 25, 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

    Saturday, July 26, 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

    Sunday, July 27, 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

    Monday, July 28, 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, July 29, 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

  • Junior Ranger programs at Fort Donelson

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    A variety of program opportunities for Junior Rangers and their families, every Tuesday at 11:00AM, between June 10 and July 29th. More

  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Wednesday, July 30, 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, July 31, 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 (Dover Group) Book Club

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

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

  • Battle Chats at Fort Donelson

    Friday, August 1, 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

 
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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?

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At the time of the 1862 battle, a six-gun Tennessee battery was located where the visitor center is located today. Porter's Battery saw extensive action during the battle, and had many killed, wounded, and taken prisoner. Captain Thomas Porter was seriously wounded during the battle.