Fort McAllister State Park

Richmond Hill
The Coast

Fort McAllister State Park

Fort McAllister State Park

3894 Fort McAllister Road
Richmond Hill, GA 31324

912-727-2339 | 800-864-7275


  • Canoeing with the Stars

    Canoeing with the Stars


    Bring your family and friends for a guided canoe trip beneath the moonlit sky as we paddle our way down to Shark Tooth Sandbar. Feel free to bring food, outdoor games and more, but remember to leave no trace of our stay by the end of the night. Reservations required. read more

  • Memorial Day Commemoration

    Memorial Day Commemoration


    Help us pay tribute to our fellow patriots who served our country throughout the years! Cannon & musket firings, Civil war era demonstrations and lots of family fun! read more

  • Independence Day Celebration

    Independence Day Celebration


    Join us as we celebrate our proud country’s birthday and our right to be free! A parking pass is required for those who only want to use the Day Use area outside of the Fort and Museum. For those attending the event at the fort, please pay the Historic Site Admission rates at the museum when you... read more

  • Midsummers Night Stream

    Midsummers Night Stream


    Invite your friends and family to join us as we paddle past the high grass of the tidal creeks where we’ll make our way to a sandbar to enjoy the night beneath the moonlit sky. Reservations required: maximum 24 participants. Must call office one week prior to event to reserve. read more

  • Full Moon Stargazers Party

    Full Moon Stargazers Party


    Take a trip to Fort McAllister to see the night sky in a new way. With the moon to light up the night, this will be the perfect opportunity to see the stars shining brightly above us. Ms. Mullenax, Professor of Astronomy and Physics at AASU, will be here to help you discover and define the starry sky... read more

  • Labor Day Festival

    Labor Day Festival


    You deserve a little R&R for all your hard work, so gather the family up, kick back and enjoy yourselves at our Labor Day Festival! Visitors who wish to only use the Day Use outside of the fort will require a $5 ParkPass. Fort and museum visitors need to pay for admission at the museum when they arrive... read more

  • Paddle Luncheon on the River

    Paddle Luncheon on the River


    Go on a midday meet with us as we paddle our way to Sharktooth Sandbar. Bring your own lunch for a picnic out on the sandbar. Participants are allowed to bring their own kayaks and canoes, but Park Office must be notified before the event. Advance registration required, on a first come – first serve... read more

  • Your State Parks Day

    Your State Parks Day


    By helping us maintain our park, you are saving your local natural resources that are irreplaceable. Volunteers will be working on the preservation of their state parks, and as a thank you to our volunteers, will be providing lunch for their hard work. read more

  • Candle Lantern Tour

    Candle Lantern Tour


    Experience the Fort at night as you are guided into the past by Candle light! Visitors need to pay historic site admission rates at the museum when they arrive. Guided walks through the fort will be held every half hour. read more

  • Paddlers Picnic

    Paddlers Picnic


    Join us for a Sunday canoe and kayak excursion out to the local sandbar for a scenic lunch. Participants must bring their own food and are allowed to bring their own kayaks and canoes, but Park Office must be notified before the event. Advance registration required, on a first come – first serve... read more

  • 150th Winter Muster

    150th Winter Muster


    Come join us on the actual date -- 150 years since General Sherman ordered his troops to take Ft. McAllister. Watch as we reenact this significant moment in our country’s history. Help us make this 150th Winter Muster the greatest one yet. The museum and staging area will be closed to the public... read more


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