As a vivid reminder of past events, Fort Pulaski represents an important phase of our great national heritage. Standing guard over the Savannah River for over 150 years, Fort Pulaski's heritage lives on in the stories of the people, places, and events that helped shape this grand fortress.
Explore the links above to learn more about the saga of Fort Pulaski, from its early construction through wars, occupation, and its final preservation.
Did You Know?
John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, landed on Cockspur Island in 1736 on route to Savannah. Wesley preached the first Methodist sermon in the New World while on the island. Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia