0SpotsChatMapGuide
Fort Mims State Historic Site

Fort Mims State Historic Site

Stockton

This is the site of the 1813 battle where more than 400 settlers, many of mixed Creek heritage, fell in an attack by warring Redstick Creek Indians. This marks the outbreak of the Creek War of 1813-14, a phase of the War of 1812. A log stockade, a replica of an 1800's blockhouse, and a split rail fence provide visitors an opportunity to look back in time. An annual reenactment is held the last weekend in August. Visit the website for more information. http://preserveala.org/fortmims.aspx?sm=g_f and also http://fortmims.org. Fort Mims is a historic property of the Alabama Historical Commission - http://ahc.alabama.gov/ The Fort Mims Restoration Association operates the site. Directions: Hwy 59N then W on CR 80 -3miles. Near Boatyard Lake - Right on Fort Mims Rd.

Visit Website Call Us
Fort Mims State Historic Site

Visit Us

  • 1813 Fort Mims Road
  • Stockton, AL 36579

Region

Stockton is located in the The Gulf Coast Area of the Beaches Gulf Coast Region

Fees

None daily; small fee during living history weekends

Hours of Operation

Open dawn-dusk

Discounts Offered

  • Military
Wheelchair Accessible

Where to Stay

I want to discover my
Alabama Sweet Spot by

in
We use cookies on our website to enhance your experience. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.