Fort Pulaski is a place the entire family can explore, learn, and have fun. A trip to the fort however, is not a trip strictly for adults. Children of all ages can interact with the park with a hand on approach. They can explore the ramparts, the dark casemates, or discover miles of nature trails. Children can have a unique and fresh perspective when they visit. To help forge a special relationship with the fort, we offer three programs that can help immerse a child into the Fort Pulaski experience:
Did You Know?
The present Cockspur Lighthouse dates from 1856. The lighthouse survived the Civil War despite being in direct line of fire during the battle for Fort Pulaski in 1862. Finally extingushed in 1909, the lighthouse was relit in 2007. Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia