Laws & Policies
As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park. It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a strarting point, please visit the Georgia Department of Public Safety website.
Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.
Federal regulations covering all National Park Service lands are contained in the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 36,Chapter 1.
Regulations pertaining specifically to Fort Pulaski National Monument are contained in the park's present Compendium.
Did You Know?
By 1860 Fort Pulaski's armament was still not completed and it was not yet garrisoned. As it turned out, before United States troops could occupy the fort, they had to conquer it. Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia