Fort Donelson National Battlefield, Dover

4.8
United States National Park dedicated to the preservation of the story of the February, 1862, Battle of Fort Donelson and important resources associated with the Battle. One of 397 National Parks.
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  • we have been going there to watch the pair of eagles that live there. The nest is close by and you can view them. They even fly by and land in the trees close by.  more »
  • Though not one of the biggest battlefields of the Civil War, the site of Ft. Donelson is definitely worth a stop on your western theatre tour. Eagles fly over the riverside site, which features many r...  more »
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  • Fort Donelson is a very historic fort. There is educational plaques that gives the history of the fort. There is also a restroom facility and a picnic area. Be sure to stop by the visitor center and watch the informational videos about the history of the fort and stamp your National Park Passport.
  • Mostly battlefields, some canon works and restored pieces and earthworks. Museum is okay but not large. The eagles are a big hit.

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