Operating Hours & Seasons
The park grounds are open daily from Sunrise - Sunset, all year;
Fort Necessity/ National Road Interpretive & Education Center
Open Daily: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Mount Washington Tavern
Open April 15 - November 1
Jumonville Glen, Braddock's Grave parking area, and Picnic Area
Open during summer months only.
Did You Know?
When James Sampey, the tavern keeper at the Mount Washington Tavern, died he had eight children ranging from an infant to a 24 year old. His wife, Rebecca, took over the operation of the tavern. Thomas Searight noted that “in many instances widows kept the best taverns along” the National Road.