Fort McAllister State Park

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Sunset Bat Hike
Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 8 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Spread your wings and take a trip with us, as our rangers will be ready to be your guide into the wild world of bats. Join our rangers as we watch our flying friends take off over the setting sun! Includes a short half-mile walk over our beautiful marshes and winding creeks. Guests will meet our rangers at the park office and museum. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Parks After Dark 

Friday, July 27, 2018

Friday at the Forge
Friday, Jul 27, 2018 4 PM to 5 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Our fort blacksmiths are going to heat up some metal! Come and learn all about how a blacksmiths forge works. As we work the hot metal we will also be casting musket balls. $5-$9. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Jul 28, 2018 10 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
The fort's plantation house will be open and ready to be explored. A park ranger and a Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to civil war medicine. $5-$9. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, July 29, 2018

Magnolia Trail Hike
Sunday, Jul 29, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This is a very easy and slow-paced hike. Good for beginner hikers or families. Along a 3 mile trail. We will talk about the wildlife along the trail and about the marsh ecosystem. Wear sturdy shoes and bring some water. No reservation required. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Labor Day Celebration
Saturday, Sep 1, 2018 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
You deserve a break today! Come on out for a relaxing and entertaining day for the whole family. Civil War soldiers will be firing rifles and cannons throughout the day while presenting living history programs. Old-timey games will be available and fun for the whole family! $5 - $9. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 9 AM to 4 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Our biggest volunteer day of the year! Stop by and lend a helping hand as we spend the day improving the park. We will be cleaning and clearing branches, debris and more as we work hard to make our park beautiful and pristine! All of our hard working volunteers will be treated to lunch, as a personal thank you from Georgia State Parks! 912-727-2339.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Candle Lantern Tour
Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 7 PM to 9 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Join us for our annual candlelight guided tours! Come see soldiers go about their evening duties and experience what life was like for those living on the Georgia coast during the Civil War. You'll get to stop by our lovely barracks house for some sweet treats before being treated to an exclusive night-time firing of our cannon! $5-$9. 912-727-2339.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, December 15, 2018

154th Winter Muster
Saturday, Dec 15, 2018 9 AM to 6 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come by and see our annual Winter Muster! Skirmishes between Confederates and Federals well be going on throughout the day. Visitors will be able to explore the fortifications in its most solemn hour as the Confederates attempt to hold off the advancing armies of General Sherman from taking Fort McAllister, and ultimately, Savannah. $5 - $9. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible