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Fort King George Historic Site

302 McIntosh Rd SE, Darien, GA 31305-4304
+1 912-437-4770
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History of the colonies at its best

Georgia State Parks has done a wonderful job at this site. It is a detailed overview of coastal... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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great way to spend a restful afternoon

i stopped to visit fort king george on a recent trip between brunswick and savannah, ga. it was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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302 McIntosh Rd SE, Darien, GA 31305-4304
+1 912-437-4770
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Georgia State Parks has done a wonderful job at this site. It is a detailed overview of coastal French, Spanish and English new world. Spanning from the 1500s to the 1860s American Civil War. This Fort and the Town Of Darien was in the geographic...More

Thank pointsouthk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i stopped to visit fort king george on a recent trip between brunswick and savannah, ga. it was off the beaten path, down a shady street, passing old, victorian-period houses and a historic church. perched on the tip of a sound, where the altamaha river...More

Thank encantadora201
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome! You want find a better place to learn about the early history of Georgia. The staff that work here are very knowledgeable. They have a very good gift shop with souvenirs and wonderful books.

Thank Jeff E
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Pros: Interesting history surrounding a little for the British briefly used to defend against the Spanish. Lots of little fiddler crabs live around the fort. Also saw fish, turtles, and an alligator. The replica fort is fully accessible and the view of the marsh from...More

Thank RoapTripper3081
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I decided to stop and spend a bit of time in Darien. This was a great stop. The museum is very informative and I was lucky enough to have one of the rangers tell me a few things that were not mentioned in the exhibits....More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I had never heard of Fort King George until doing research on the internet for places in Georgia to visit. We were very pleasantly surprised to find Fort King George. It is a very well defined and planned recreation of the original fort and reveals...More

Thank dcrews64
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We visited on a day that had re-enactors on site. They were great. Very Friendly. The site is great for History Buffs.

Thank travelers1515
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Heard about this place and thought it would be interesting. Great historically accurate buildings and walking trails.

Thank scsorrells
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Totally worth the $7.50; not sure why others thought it wasn't. You get a short film about the history of the fort, a small museum with artifacts, etc., a nature trail, a small cemetery, and the fort itself which is full of reconstructed wood buildings...More

Thank StonewallBrigade
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Very interesting. We didn't allow enough time to go here. Didn't realize the history of it and what was there. Went in at 4PM and didn't get to enjoy it to the fullest. Ran out of time, had to forfeit going out to the Ft....More

Thank jjuanita41
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Response from Candy T | Reviewed this property |
On a lease outside, only if not busy.
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Response from Betsy N | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any dogs there. I doubt it. Call and find out for sure.