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.


Friday, November 27, 2020

Friday at the Forge: Blacksmithing Program
Friday, Nov 27, 2020 3 PM to 3:30 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.
Night Fort Tour
Friday, Nov 27, 2020 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, November 28, 2020

Edible Plant hike
Saturday, Nov 28, 2020 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 used for making tea, seasonings, and identifying species that are toxic. Registration required, limited space available. Reserve your spot today! Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a 6-foot leash. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Nov 28, 2020 1 PM to 3 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. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
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From Rice to Rebellion Fort Tour
Saturday, Nov 28, 2020 3 PM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The story of rice cultivation begins with the founding of the colony of Georgia in 1733, and was the regions largest economic export up until the American Civil War. The strategic placement of Fort McAllister was not only to protect the citizens of Savannah, but also the many rice plantations that lined the Ogeechee River. Registration Required. $9. 912-727-2339.

Friday, December 4, 2020

Friday at the Forge: Blacksmithing Program
Friday, Dec 4, 2020 2 PM to 2:30 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, December 5, 2020

Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Dec 5, 2020 1 PM to 3 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. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
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Saturday, December 12, 2020

Annual Winter Muster: 156th Anniversary-*CANCELLED*
Saturday, Dec 12, 2020 10 AM to 5 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
*This event has been Cancelled*. This annual tactical demonstration commemorates the siege of the fort, the last battle of General Sherman’s March to the Sea. Cannon and musket firings, skirmishes, and drills will take place throughout the day. Visitors should arrive no later than 4 pm for the Final Assault. TICKET SALES END AT 4:30 PM. $12. 912-727-2339.
Edible Plant hike
Saturday, Dec 12, 2020 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join our Naturalist to search for local plants that have edible and medicinal properties. Some species used for making tea, seasonings, and identifying species that are toxic. Registration required, limited space available. Reserve your spot today! Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a 6-foot leash. $3 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Sunday, December 13, 2020

From Rice to Rebellion Fort Tour
Sunday, Dec 13, 2020 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The story of rice cultivation begins with the founding of the colony of Georgia in 1733, and was the regions largest economic export up until the American Civil War. The strategic placement of Fort McAllister was not only to protect the citizens of Savannah, but also the many rice plantations that lined the Ogeechee River. Registration Required. $9. 912-727-2339.

Friday, December 18, 2020

Friday at the Forge: Blacksmithing Program
Friday, Dec 18, 2020 2 PM to 2:30 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.
Night Fort Tour
Friday, Dec 18, 2020 6 PM to 7 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, December 19, 2020

Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Dec 19, 2020 1 PM to 3 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. This program is included with fort admission. 912-727-2339.
Accessible