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Fort Vancouver National Historic Site

612 East Reserve Street, Vancouver, WA 98661
+1 360-816-6230
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Childrens' Diversity Parade

O We were one of 42 school buses that went to this parade. My group was from Sunset Elementary... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
6595STG
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Vancouver, Washington
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A Walk Through History

See how people lived in and near Fort Vancouver. A short walk to the Columbia River, see the oldest... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
paulaperson
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Vancouver, Washington
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612 East Reserve Street, Vancouver, WA 98661
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

O We were one of 42 school buses that went to this parade. My group was from Sunset Elementary School.

Thank 6595STG
Reviewed 4 days ago

See how people lived in and near Fort Vancouver. A short walk to the Columbia River, see the oldest apple tree in the northwest, and cabins outside the fort. See where animal pelts were tanned and shipped. Chief Factor's residence and connecting kitchen, blacksmith shop,...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I really like Fort Vancouver, which was home to the Hudson Bay Company in the 1840s. It's an authentic reconstruction of the fort which oversaw all trapping for Hudson Bay for the entire northwest, including Northern California, parts of British Columbia, Montana, Idaho, etc.. it's...More

Thank mcsimon3
Reviewed 1 week 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 3 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
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