• Fort Necessity (NPS photo by Debbie Martinez)

    Fort Necessity

    National Battlefield Pennsylvania

Cooperating Association

Eastern National is a non-profit tax exempt organization recognized by the U.S. Congress to aid the National Park Service in their mission of education and service. Eastern National supports interpretation, education, and visitor service programs at Fort Necessity National Battlefield through donations to the park. For further information, visit Eastern National's Web site.

The bookstore at the Fort Necessity National Battlefield visitor center is operated by Eastern National.

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.