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Vancouver National Historic Reserve

750 Anderson St, Vancouver, WA 98661-3853
+1 360-992-1820
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Amazing history in Vancovuer WA (Hudson's Bay Trading area)

You can see all the history revolving around Presidents, great military leaders and the original Ft... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2016
Vancouver, Washington
More great history.

The day we spent there with friends was a fun, fact filled tour of this historic site. How can you... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2016
Vancouver, Washington
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750 Anderson St, Vancouver, WA 98661-3853
+1 360-992-1820
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

You can see all the history revolving around Presidents, great military leaders and the original Ft Vancouver (Hudsons Bay) trading outpost. This is a very easy walk down sidewalks and in a park to make viewing and seeing history easy. There are placards up along...More

Thank Movingman143
Reviewed 22 February 2016

The day we spent there with friends was a fun, fact filled tour of this historic site. How can you lose with a folksy presentation of the factual background for the entire Northwest. Just a good way to spend a few hours.

Thank Cleat12
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The Vancouver National Historic Reserve has a lot to see. The old Fort Vancouver is a very nice reproduction of the old trading post for the Hudson Bay Company in the early 1800's.Take your time...

Thank rap5657
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We have been to many events in this area. The history is great, make sure you have time to visit all of the houses and read about them. It is a fun thing to do when the weather is nice. Take the family and make...More

Thank teri1352
Reviewed 15 December 2015

If you are in the Vancouver WA area plan to visit this National Reserve..A brand new visitor center is the place to start; also has a great gift shop. This is a reconstruction of the historic Fort Vancouver Hudson's Bay Company; U,S Grant, Dr. John...More

Thank packrat98682
Reviewed 10 December 2015

Beautiful and authentic reproduction of an 1800's fort/trading post for early NW settlers. Many activities and re-enactments through the year. Highly recommended

Thank Keith K
Reviewed 10 December 2015

It seems other than a few Government offices that this is pretty much locked up. Great too walk around and so much space to view. Grand location to be for the 4th of July. Veterans Day parade routed this way and was great even with...More

Thank amcord
Reviewed 12 November 2015

A nice setting and this area would be most interesting to the military/history/war buff. A well maintained facility.

Thank JRBailor
Reviewed 11 November 2015

A great place for families to learn some history and have a picnic! Good visitors' center and reconstructed early fort. Still a work in progress as more areas are recreated. Across Officer's Row where officers of the Fort lived the majestic old homes have been...More

Thank hendersonhill
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

My family and I visited Fort Vancouver and met the Rangers who retold stories about early life at the fort. The kitchen workers and blacksmiths displayed life in past. It was not crowded and it was a very short and peaceful walk..

Thank joanlahm
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