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Fort Pickens

1400 Fort Pickens Rd, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561-5116
+1 850-934-2600
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Went down by the bay close to Fort Pickens every day

You can wander around at your own pace. Close to the Fort spend some time on the bay and you will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alexander, Arkansas
fun and educational

We had a great visit at the park. Our kids had lots of questions for the park rangers, and they... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Madison, Alabama
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Visitors can take a self-guided tour of this authentic fort active during the Civil War and later used as a jail to hold the infamous American Indian chief Geronimo.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“self guided tour” (206 reviews)
“civil war” (107 reviews)
“great history” (52 reviews)
1400 Fort Pickens Rd, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561-5116
+1 850-934-2600
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can wander around at your own pace. Close to the Fort spend some time on the bay and you will see birds of all kinds.

Thank caseynvicky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great visit at the park. Our kids had lots of questions for the park rangers, and they were given a little booklet that had questions for them to answer. At the end of our self-tour, the kids turned in the books for...More

Thank abneyt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good attraction in Pensacola area. Good location and s lot of history to be had. Free admission and good gift shop.

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great piece of history, we enjoyed it alot but the kids where kinda bored lol, place needs to be cleaned up alittle but overall awesome.

Thank gary t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit with well knowledge park rangers. They have great tours and fun place to take the whole family .

Thank Jared S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had just enough time before our flight out to make a drive down the coast to see this area. We made a stop in the visitor center to read a little about the history. A ranger was available to ask questions but we just...More

Thank JohnGalt2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hurricane Irma that came through in October damage the roadway to Fort Pickens. You should check before trying to go and make sure that access is now available

Thank spsmjj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately hurricane Nate inflicted significant damage to Ft Pickens. Therefore the attraction cannot be explored fully. I hope they get things back open soon. I have visited multiple times before. It is a great place to hike and explore. Private places can be found to...More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Theism place is currently closed due to some storm damage. We saw it from the water and it look interesting. It should be opening back up again so check before going.

Thank Sue E
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This is a must see when visiting Pensacola Beach, FL. The history is interesting and the views breath taking!

Thank Jessica R
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Lucy S
8 November 2017|
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Response from Jacob J | Reviewed this property |
I believe, sadly that there are none around that area - but there are some campgrounds.
Lucy S
5 November 2017|
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Response from Elaine S | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know the answer to your question. Right now the road is closed to Ft Pickens
Codi C
12 September 2017|
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Response from Tarebear6464 | Reviewed this property |
$15 per car load. Read receipt.. You can use for up to 7 days for a couple of other state parks.