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Fort Gaines, Dauphin Island

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.5/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web
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  • If you're on the island, swing by. If not, probably not worth the extra trek from Mobile unless you're doing this with some other visits on the island. 
  • Great visit, clean, friendly staff, great fun for the kids. Price is decent and the view is spectacular. 
  • We enjoyed touring the fort. It is very well kept and interesting. It is a self guided attraction and the give you a pamphlet of information as you enter. There are number points of interest and infor...  read more »
  • Great historical place. Well worth a visit. We even got to watch a black smith last time we were here.
  • It's cool a lot of history, its will organize compare to Fort Morgan which is empty. This fort Gaines is clean organized, ps I think the cost at 8 $ a adult is a little high.
  • Nice piece of history on the island. Definetly worth the stop
  • The fort was nice for a historical marker. As any place on the coast during summer it was fairly warm out. The museum piece was a nice touch, not only because of the air conditioning, but also the history associated with the exhibits.
  • Nice preservation of the fortress. If you Ingressing key an eye out for the portal around you..:)
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