It is just down from the aviation museum. National park service run and well preserved. It is on an active navel base so understand you must go through security. Is worth it.
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It is a beautiful park. unfortunately we visited on a Tuesday and the office was closed. We did get to view from the hil, enjoy the Blue Angles practice for their air show. The hill gives a view to die for of Ft Pickens and...More
We went here on a Wed afternoon, getting on base was easy with proper id..Following the signs and you will go past the lighthouse and aviation museum to the fort which is a National Park Landmark and requires an entrance fee. It is a short...More
Fort Barrancas is a Civil War era fort in excellent condition on NAS Pensacola. It is just around the corner from the air museum. It is well preserved and worth the time to see. It is a national park and admission is $7.
Even if the fort is closed, you can still walk around the outside of it and get some amazing views. The fort is a big piece of history for Pensacola and the military. It has been used many times over the years, and now is...More
This fort was used more than 200 years ago and again during the American Civil War and again afterwards to house the migration and re-settlement of native Americans. Choose either a guide, or self-paced tour and feel as those you too, are among those who...More
Small fort but very nice. Great for kids and history buffs. A learning opportunity for all. Very nice and informed workers at visitor center.
Someone works really hard to keep this piece of history in the shape it's in. It's a part of history everyone should visit when you're here at home or just visiting us. There's more here than meets the eye initially, and when you walk the...More
Incredible day visiting the fort. Amazing to see the size and labyrinth of tunnels. In great shape too! Fun family trip.
We stopped by on a day, Tuesday or Wednesday, it was closed. So we just checked viewed the outside. It was neat seeing an old fort.