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Historic Blakeley State Park


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Remains of earthen forts, old rifle pits, redoubts and battery sites dot the park's 3,800 acres. Following the fall of nearby Spanish Fort on the night of April 8, 1865, orders were issued to take Blakeley by assault. The General advance began at 5:25 p.m. on April 9, six hours after Lee surrendered at Appomattox. Fort Blakeley fell in the last battle of the Civil War.


Admission: Admission charged
Hours: Open 9-5.
Address: 34745 State Hwy. 225

Phone: 251-626-0798
Fax: same
Our Website:www.blakeleypark.org

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