Visitor Center Delayed opening, December 8, 2013
UPDATE: The visitor center area will be operating under a two hour delay Sunday, December 8. Anticipated opening time is 10AM. Please use caution, as much ice remains. Today's book club at the Calloway County Public Library will be rescheduled. More »
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?
BG Charles F. Smith, a division commander under BG US Grant during the Battle of Fort Donelson, was Commandant of Cadets during Grants and Buckner’s time at West Point.