Fort Morgan

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Explore the grounds of historic Fort Morgan! Standing atop the fort with a view of the bay and gulf, visitors can see where several military battles took place. Fort Bowyer preceded Fort Morgan at Mobile Point. Fort Bowyer withstood two battles with the British in the War of 1812. Fort Morgan was finished in 1834 but didn't see military action until the American Civil War. The most famous battle occurred during the summer of 1864 when Union and Confederate forces fought for control of the bay entrance, in the Battle of Mobile Bay. Military occupation of the point includes the War of 1812, Civil War, Spanish American War, WWI and WWII. Gate admissions hours are 8-4:30 and the museum/gift shop hours are 8-4. Adults are $8, Children and Seniors are $5, and active-duty military or veterans with ID are free. For more information visit www.fort-morgan.org

General Amenities
  • Pets allowed
Features
  • Attraction
Other Amenities
  • Public Restroom