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Fort Toulouse-Fort Jackson

2521 W Fort Toulouse Rd, Wetumpka, AL 36093-1112
+1 334-567-3002
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Good placed or a walk

Great walking trails, beautiful views. Good place for history lessons during frontier days. You can... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Deborah H
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Wetumpka, Alabama
Outstanding Historic Site with with two forts & more!

Fort Toulouse-Fort Jackson is the scene of two important historic forts, a prehistoric Native... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
TwoEggTV
,
Florida Panhandle, Florida
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“frontier days” (6 reviews)
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2521 W Fort Toulouse Rd, Wetumpka, AL 36093-1112
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Great walking trails, beautiful views. Good place for history lessons during frontier days. You can have big gatherings here and camp as well

Thank Deborah H
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Fort Toulouse-Fort Jackson is the scene of two important historic forts, a prehistoric Native American mound, restored Native American houses, walking trails and more. I have visited often and was back most recently for the annual Alabama Frontier Days. My experience was great. They had...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

My family took a trip recently for the Frontier Days event that is held yearly. We went on a Friday, which I should advise against. There were a large amount of school groups here, and it was hard to maneuver around and not be separated....More

1  Thank AlabamaGirl2017
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This was a very special day - tricentennial event put on by Alabama Historical Commission who invited representatives from three Indian tribes that used to live on the site before removal. The day was filled with history and re-enactments by Indians, traders, French and British...More

Thank Robert P
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful state and federal park. Great history reenactments take place here are couple times a year. Nice trails to explore. Quiet RV park area.

Thank Lynne_Wetumpka
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is a great place to go whether youre looking to explore some nature trails or learn some history! Take your pets too...on a leash of course

Thank Holly S
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Nice park in a very historical location at the confluence of two rivers has a small museum and a recreation of a fort established by the French in 1713. Easy, flat mile-long walk to some uneven ground that marks the location of a more recent...More

Thank Sc00byD00byD00
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

This location has seen some important historical events. It is also very beautiful. Sadly, there is so much that could be done to improve this place. As other reviewers have stated, there is just not much to see.

Thank Auburn2004
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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We thought this would be more than it was. It would be fine for a picnic. we walked the whole thing. You couldn't see in over half the buildings. The interpretation is done by a simple paper brochure. Wasn't worth the $7 we spent for...More

Thank wiwoodtick
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This is a small reproduction of a French Fort that used to be somewhere else but was rebuilt here. The black smith shop is just somebody's imagination as to what they thought a smithy should look like. The American breastworks fort was also a replica....More

Thank Melodycthomas
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