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Fort Vancouver National Historic Site

612 East Reserve Street, Vancouver, WA 98661
+1 360-816-6230
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Terrific

We really enjoyed it on a sunny Vancouver day. Very interesting. Historical significance and seeing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
crumbledcupmosaics
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Arlington, Texas
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Great historical museum

We enjoyed walking around the fort and talking with the docents. Also enjoyed the Pearson museum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
93611
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Roseburg, Oregon
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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612 East Reserve Street, Vancouver, WA 98661
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed it on a sunny Vancouver day. Very interesting. Historical significance and seeing the garden and flowers was really wonderful. That was worth the visit by itself.

Thank crumbledcupmosaics
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed walking around the fort and talking with the docents. Also enjoyed the Pearson museum of flight. Excellent for children and adults.

Thank 93,611
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great historic accounts of fort housing established in the 1830's. A wonderful walk from Vancouver central using the pedestrian bridge. A lot of historical markers and well taken care of when it comes to upkeep. NOTE: the fort itself is a national park. A small...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to check out Fort Vancouver and were lucky enough to visit on a day (Saturday) they had reenactments. We ended up spending about 90 mins here walking to all the buildings and learning the interesting facts about the fort's history. I would highly...More

Thank TJVLM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walking around simply takes you to a different time. A must see for anyone who enjoys history Breathe taking thoughts come to your mind in this wonderful preserved fort.

Thank mbayer0107
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Events are always fun at the Fort. Also great place for a regular nice-weather day! Fun and educational for people of all ages!

Thank hfauber2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called in on the way to Portland. The fort and surrounding barracks etc were very interesting. However, what set the experience apart were the great staff. The Ranger (Robbie Gutierrez I believe) was very welcoming, funny and informative. He took 5-10 minutes to talk...More

Thank Luke P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always take our friends to see Fort Vancouver when the visit. The fort give a fantastic overview of the historical side of the area. I'm not sure if we are just luck or not but we have had a different docent on every trip....More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 17 April 2017

For Vancouver is a must-see stop on your tour of historical Portland and Vancouver. The site itself is beautiful and peaceful. There are gardens to explore outside of the fort and there is a wonderful - and HUGE - park right across the way (perfect...More

Thank Samantha Z
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The Fort is a beautiful spot located very near downtown Vancouver. This gem of wide open grass along with oak and fir trees is a peaceful place to take a walk, throw a Frisbee or stop in and learn about the history of this place....More

Thank Steve C
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