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?
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