Support Your Park
The best way to support Fort Donelson National Battlefield and National Cemetery is to visit, either in person or, as you are doing now, virtually.
Another marvelous way to support the park is by donating your time and talents. If you would like to volunteer, you may visit our Volunteer page (link to the left), or call our Volunteer Coordinator at (931)232-5706, ext. 103.
You may also make a financial contribution to Fort Donelson. A donation box is located inside the visitor center. You may also send a donation to:
Fort Donelson National Battlefield
PO Box 434
Dover, Tennessee 37058
We will gladly send a receipt upon request.
We humbly thank you for your past, present and future support.
Did You Know?
Andrew Foote, commander of the Navy flotilla at Fort Donelson, insisted on total abstinence for the crews, mandatory religious services and observance of the Sabbath, and he himself rarely swore. It was said that he could preach, fight, or pray with equal facility. More...