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Fort Verde State Historic Park

125 E Hollamon St, Camp Verde, AZ 86322-7100
+1 928-567-3275
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Lovely, well-kept, glad we stopped!

The lady at the front desk was very knowledgeable and pleasant. Our family loves visiting... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Hilary R
History Buff's Paradise

We visited Camp Verde 29/June/2017. The Two Park Rangers who greeted us were friendly, and... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
cros1954
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Peoria, Arizona
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Winner of the 2015 Arizona Governor's Heritage Preservation Honor Award. Fort Verde is one of the best preserved examples of an Indian Wars period fort in Arizona. This original Military Headquarters is now a museum which contains artifacts, photos, videos, and interpretive exhibits focused on the history and lives of those who lived and served at Fort Verde: soldiers, Indian Scouts, settlers, doctors, and Native Americans. Three of the original homes along Officer's Row are still remaining and furnished with period artifacts.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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125 E Hollamon St, Camp Verde, AZ 86322-7100
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+1 928-567-3275
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

The lady at the front desk was very knowledgeable and pleasant. Our family loves visiting historical monuments, especially military ones as we are an Army family. We had a great time looking over the main building and the preserved outbuildings and artifacts preserved there. They...More

Thank Hilary R
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We visited Camp Verde 29/June/2017. The Two Park Rangers who greeted us were friendly, and extremely knowledgeable. Also very helpful. Obviously people who loved their work. The old Fort itself is kept in strict Military cleanliness. The exhibits are beyond what words may describe. As...More

Thank cros1954
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This place is by far the best historical park i have ever been. It is very accurate and its very a very fun place to be.

Thank Minecraft J
Reviewed 25 June 2017

the museum was really the best with lots of artifacts and history. The personnel were helpful, friendly and informative.

Thank Alex O
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Very cool learning about the history of the Army in Arizona. The staff are very helpful and know a lot about he the fort.

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Our family visited Fort Verde while during from Phoenix to Flagstaff. The ranger and staff were great! Our kids did the worksheet to become Junior Rangers, which they really enjoyed. The museum portion was well done and the buildings were in good shape. We all...More

Thank Nick V
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This historic park gives you a glimpse into the history of day to day life in the army, as well as the day to day life of Americans in the early 1800s. There are actual houses, contents and clothes from the time, with lots of...More

Thank morlingg
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I was surprised how quiet it was having just come from Montezuma Castle. I guess the fact that it`s an State attraction it does not get much publicity. It was very enjoyable and an eye opener. The entrance just $ 7 per person, it has...More

Thank 61joreb
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Fort Verde will be very interesting and enjoyable for those interested in history. The fort is an example of a typical western fort, consisting of a series of low-rise buildings without a fenced perimeter. This contrast markedly from the typical stockaded, multi-story structures found in...More

1  Thank lucy36002017
Reviewed 27 April 2017

It was very hot when we got there so we checked out the museum first and it was well worth a look. Got a great history of the fort from the park ranger and lots of interesting pictures in the museum. Then we looked in...More

Thank terrsall
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Jim B
31 March 2015|
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Response from Jim_D_13206 |
Yes, leashed pets are allowed everywhere except in the museum. They are allowed throughout the grounds and in all the historic buildings.
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