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 - October 31Picnic Area
Open April 15 - October 31
Braddock's Grave parking area
Open during summer months only.
Did You Know?
In 1848 Robert S. McDowell counted 133 wagons pulled by six-horse teams pass along the National Road in one day. He took “no notice of as many more teams of one, two, three four and five horses.” Thomas Searight remembered as many as 20 stagecoaches in a line at one time on the road.