• Fort Necessity (NPS photo by Debbie Martinez)

    Fort Necessity

    National Battlefield Pennsylvania

Multimedia Presentations


What's at Fort Necessity?

A two minute video to help you know what to expect when you visit Fort Necessity National Battlefield.

Did You Know?

Swivel gun

The nine swivel guns Washington brought on the Fort Necessity campaign each weighed just under one hundred pounds. They shot half pound balls about an inch and half indiameter.