• Fort Necessity (NPS photo by Debbie Martinez)

    Fort Necessity

    National Battlefield Pennsylvania

Public Transportation

Plane

Fort Necessity is less than 2 hours from Greater Pittsburgh International Airport. Commuter flights may be available to Morgantown, WV (45 minutes away) or Connellsville, PA (25 minutes away.)

Bus
Commercial Bus Service is not available to the area.

Regularly scheduled local busses from Uniontown to Nemacolin Woodlands resort pass Fort Necessity. Call Fayette Area Coordinated Transport (FACT) 724-430-4600 for schedule information. Toll Free: 1-800-321-7433.

Did You Know?

Over 100 re-enactors participated in the tactical demonstrations of the battle during the 250th anniversary of the battle.

The action at Fort Necessity was the first major event in the military career of George Washington. It marked the only time he ever surrendered his army to an enemy.