John Wesley Powell’s
Fort D Historic Site


Fort D is a project of the Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department, the Cape Girardeau Convention and Visitors Bureau, The Turner Brigade Association, and the Civil War Roundtable of Cape Girardeau.

All interpreters and guides are volunteers and funding is provided by donations of visitors and friends.

Donations are necessary to the continued protection and interpretation of this unique Civil War site.

Use the Donate Button below to download a membership form and become a member of The Cape Girardeau Parks & Recreation Foundation to support our parks!