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Fort McClary State Park

Kittery Point, Kittery, ME
+1 207-490-4079
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Beautiful views.

Beautiful views out to the ocean, watched the boat traffic in and it of the river/ bay. Could see... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kelly H
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Maine
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This is a must-visit site when in Kittery - drive away from the outlets and get to know the town of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jackhar
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ME
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“honor system” (14 reviews)
“history buff” (8 reviews)
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Kittery Point, Kittery, ME
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+1 207-490-4079
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"honor system"
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"history buff"
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"piscataqua river"
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"lots of history"
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"new castle"
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"picnic area"
in 8 reviews
"self guided tour"
in 5 reviews
"granite blocks"
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"block house"
in 4 reviews
"small donation"
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"nice stop"
in 8 reviews
"kittery point"
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"water view"
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"harbor light"
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"interesting information"
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"maine history"
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"nice walk"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful views out to the ocean, watched the boat traffic in and it of the river/ bay. Could see several lighthouses from that point. The fort itself was interesting to walk through and read about. That said, a very steep climb up a slope and...More

Thank Kelly H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must-visit site when in Kittery - drive away from the outlets and get to know the town of Kittery, the oldest town in the state. No matter what the weather - this is a great site to visit, picnic, and spend time...More

1  Thank jackhar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped at this little gem on the way to York. Beautiful views and an interesting history. Check it out if you're in Ma8ne.

1  Thank luford22
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I so enjoy the picnic area on the opposite side of the road especially in July when the have the Bluegrass Music show! Looking forward to this years show on July 7, 2018 from 12 - 5.

Thank mountaingirls44m
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I traveled up to Maine from Massachusetts to look at Lighthouses and on our way back from York, heading to Portsmouth, we saw the signs for this fort. How surprised we were to see such a cool landmark and be able to...More

1  Thank Pamela B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful small state park in Maine that covers many different conflicts throughout history from as early as the French and Indian war. The staff are lovely and the park overlooks the ocean. It does require some hill walking to see it all...More

2  Thank reyvenskyes
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

This is a very cool place. Very well maintained and historical facts are documented throughout the building. Beautiful views, too.

1  Thank sweetmama17
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

Had a wonderful time at Fort McClary. Saw the sign from the road and decided to stop in for a quick visit. Met a wonderful volunteer named Rick Nevison. He had a lot of interesting information about the Fort and the nearby port. Was only...More

1  Thank Debbie41932
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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Flew out from PNW to visit friends in Kittery. They showed us around the quiet and charming area, including Fort McClary. This spot is what you picture Maine looking like: a lighthouse, historic area, calm and peaceful water and boating. This was a nice spot...More

Thank Elizabeth R
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

I love visiting old forts. It has good information and is accessible. Kids will love to explore all the nooks and crannies.

Thank Jfedirko192
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Ssouthy
July 9, 2016|
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When we went there was no-one.
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Samantharaen
August 2, 2015|
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Response from thefitchboi | Reviewed this property |
Please disregard my previous answers to the swimming query about FT McClary/ I was the one who was wrong. It was simply because i had just spent the last two days at Fort Foster, and misread the question. Both Arlene and... More
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Lisa G
July 15, 2015|
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