• The Battle Scarred Walls of Fort Pulaski

    Fort Pulaski

    National Monument Georgia

History & Culture

History abounds at Fort Pulaski
History and Culture of Fort Pulaski
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The defining events of Fort Pulaski occurred during the American Civil War, but the people, places, and stories that shaped this monument of military ingenuity continue to live on today. Explore the links on this page to learn more about the history of Fort Pulaski.

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Parade ground inside fort

The fort and its surrounding works cover nine acres with a circumference of 1,580' and sides of 350' surrounded by a wet moat. Walls are 32' high and 7' to 11' thick. The fort contains 64 vaulted casemates and 54 gun mounts on the terreplein. Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia