Visitor Center and Museum
Exhibits inside the Visitor Center highlight Casimir Pulaski, General David Hunter, and Robert E. Lee. Learn about the construction of Fort Pulaski and the signifigance of the battle for Fort Pulaski in April 1862. Recent additions include a new high-definition presentation detailing the historic battle , as well as a full-scale replica of a 13-inch Seacoast Mortar.
"The Battle for Fort Pulaski," a 17 minute film highlights the history of Fort Pulaski from its early construction to the later struggle for its control during the Civil War. Film shows on the hour and half-hour from 9:00AM to 4:30PM daily.
Restrooms, water fountains, and bookstore are all located in the visitor center complex. Sutler Store located inside historic Fort Pulaski.
Did You Know?
An estimated 25 million bricks were used to construct Fort Pulaski. Many of the bricks, known as Savannah Gray, were handmade at the Hermitage Plantation on the Savannah River. Other bricks arrived from Virginia and Maryland. Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia