Fort McAllister State Park


Friday, November 16, 2018

Beginner Archery
Friday, Nov 16, 2018 4 PM to 5 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Learn the basics of shooting a compound bow with our rangers. We will be shooting in a safe environment. Fun for kids and adults, come see how you fair. We will be shooting at large target blocks on a secure range. Reservation's required. $10 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
McAllister's Guide to the Galaxy
Friday, Nov 16, 2018 5:30 PM to 7 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Enjoy a fun take on astronomy as we look through our high-power telescope at celestial objects. This program is for everyone, learn about the stars in an enjoyable and easy to understand atmosphere. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 11 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 Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to civil war medicine. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 
Archaeology: Dig through History
Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come dig through history at our mock archaeology dig site and explore what its like to be an archaeologist. Keep what you find! $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Sunday Morning Hikes
Sundays 10 AM - 11 AM – Nov 18, 2018 until Nov 25, 2018 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
A Ranger will lead a short hike to discuss different topics ranging from flora and fauna to natural remedies. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Attract Pollinators to your yard and garden
Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Would you like to attract more butterfly's or hummingbirds to your yard? Bee's to your garden? Come explore our gardens and discover ways to attract pollinators and improve your gardens productivity. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Eco-Explorers Club
Monday, Nov 19, 2018 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Learn and explore local ecology and become part of the community of nature. "Like winds and sunsets, wild things were taken for granted until progress began to do away with them. Now we face the question whether a still higher standard of living is worth its cost in things natural, wild and free." - Aldo Leopold $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 

Friday, November 23, 2018

Full Moon Hike
Friday, Nov 23, 2018 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Explore Parks after dark with our full moon guided hike along our Magnolia trail as we turn out the lights and venture into the unknown. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Parks After Dark 

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Great Monarch Migration Hike
Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Every October and November millions of monarch butterflies migrate to Mexico for the winter. Join us for a hike as we search and survey the migrating monarch butterfly population. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.
Soldier Saturday
Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 11 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 Civil War soldier will entertain topics of conversation ranging from fort history to civil war medicine. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Sunday Morning Hikes
Sundays 10 AM - 11 AM – Nov 25, 2018 
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
A Ranger will lead a short hike to discuss different topics ranging from flora and fauna to natural remedies. $2 plus $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Monday, November 26, 2018

History, Homeschool, & Heroes
Monday, Nov 26, 2018 2 PM to 3 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
This is a program designed for Homeschoolers k-8th grade. We will learn about a different historical figure, major event, or explore living history by seeing what it was like in the 19th century. Play clothes are recommended. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.

Friday, November 30, 2018

Sunset Bat Hike
Friday, Nov 30, 2018 5 PM to 6 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, December 7, 2018

Full Moon Hike
Friday, Dec 7, 2018 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Explore Parks after dark with our full moon guided hike along our Magnolia trail as we turn out the lights and venture into the unknown. $2 plus $5 parking. 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. $9. 912-727-2339.
Handicapped Accessible 

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Fort McAllister's First Day Hike
Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 10 AM to 11 AM
Fort McAllister State Park - Richmond Hill, GA
Come take a leisurely stroll through the woods with us on a 3 mile loop as we walk and talk about the winter wildlife in the maritime forests and marshlands of the Georgia Coast. From the chirping in the trees to the rustles in the woods, we'll explore the wild side of Fort McAllister State Historic Park with a focus on the birds of winter. $5 parking. 912-727-2339.