Fort McAllister State Park

Many events have been postponed or rescheduled. Only current active events will remain on the calendar. Please contact the park for more information.


Monday, January 18, 2021

Sunrise Hike
Monday, Jan 18, 2021 7:15 AM to 8:30 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join our Naturalist for a 3 mile early morning hike through our beautiful park and marshland. They walk will begin at our main office/museum building and continue down the causeway through exquisite panoramic views of the marsh, circle around the magnolia trail before returning to the office. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Friday, January 22, 2021

Friday at the Forge: Blacksmithing Program
Friday, Jan 22, 2021 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Visit our blacksmith's shop to learn about their tools and techniques. Our park rangers will be demonstrating how iron is heated and formed. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, January 23, 2021

Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Jan 23, 2021 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
An interpretive ranger portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to Civil War Medicine. There will be musket firings thought the day. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
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Sunday, January 24, 2021

Magnolia Trail Hike
Sunday, Jan 24, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for a 3+ mile hike which includes a one mile paved, easy paced walk on our causeway to Savage Island, a 1.3 mile Magnolia Trail loop and 1 mile back to our Visitors Center. Along the way, you will see beautiful scenery along our magical marshes and wooded trail. Don't forget to wear good walking shoes and bring water. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Monday, January 25, 2021

Sunrise Hike
Monday, Jan 25, 2021 7:15 AM to 8:30 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join our Naturalist for a 3 mile early morning hike through our beautiful park and marshland. They walk will begin at our main office/museum building and continue down the causeway through exquisite panoramic views of the marsh, circle around the magnolia trail before returning to the office. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Friday, January 29, 2021

Night Fort Tour
Friday, Jan 29, 2021 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come experience the beauty and tranquility of Fort McAllister at night on this ranger guided tour of the fort, as we recount history and tell stories of Georgia's last battle of the Civil War. Space is limited to 10 people. Please register in advance. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, January 30, 2021

Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Jan 30, 2021 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
An interpretive ranger portraying a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to Civil War Medicine. There will be musket firings thought the day. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
Accessible 

Sunday, January 31, 2021

Edible Plant Hike
Sunday, Jan 31, 2021 11 AM to 12 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join our Naturalist to search for local plants that have edible and medicinal properties. Some species are used for making tea or seasonings. Learn to identifying species that are toxic. Registration required, limited space available. Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a 6-foot leash. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.