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Candlelight Tours of Fort Pickens
|Each Saturday, the free tour highlights Pensacola during the Civil War.
Visitors must call for tour reservations and arrive 20 minutes before their assigned tour time.
Costumed interpreters will present the history of Pensacola during the Civil War at different stations inside Fort Pickens. Groups of 30 visitors will depart the Fort Pickens Visitor Center every 15 minutes for the hour-long tour. Although the fort will be lighted with candles, flashlights are allowed. Dress appropriately for the evening weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. Parking is limited so car-pooling is recommended.