Special Fathers’ Day Program @ Old Fort Jackson, Savannah

Ck2NhPSXIAABqvSOld Fort Jackson in Savannah will have a special Father’s Day Program: “Our Father’s Wars” on Father’s Day, June 19, 2016, 9AM-5PM

Celebrate the generations of families who defended Savannah during the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, and Civil War on the site of Old Fort Jackson. Gain the perspective of soldiers and learn about their family ties and the weaponry used by their fathers during these wars.

The day will include family friendly activities to remember many of the individuals and units in the American, British, Confederate, and Union armies that served at Fort Jackson. Guests can also witness a weapons demonstration with our 32 pounder Seacoast Gun from 1824, one of the largest and oldest cannons still being fired in the U.S.

This event is open to the public with the cost of regular admission, $7 for adults and $4 for children 2 to 12 years old.

For annual free access to Old Fort Jackson and Coastal Heritage Society’s other historic sites plus early registration for special events, consider a Coastal Heritage Society membership.

Old Fort Jackson
1 Fort Jackson Road
Savannah, GA 31404

Coastal Heritage Society manages Old Fort Jackson, a historic fort located on the Savannah River three miles east of downtown Savannah, www.chsgeorgia.org/, Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

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