• Image of the reconstructed stockade at Fort Vancouver and Pearson Air Museum looking northeast from the Land Bridge.

    Fort Vancouver

    National Historic Site OR,WA

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  • Vistor Center Temporarily Relocates to Pearson Air Museum on Sep 15, 2014

    The Visitor Center operation will temporarily relocate to Pearson Air Museum, beginning on Monday, September 15, 2014, while the visitor center is rehabilitated. More »

  • The McLoughlin House Site Will Close at 2:00 pm This Saturday, October 18, 2014.

    The McLoughlin House unit of Fort Vancouver National Historic Site will close early this coming Saturday, October 18, to prepare for a community partnership event. The McLoughlin House will be open from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm this Saturday.

Park Newspaper

The park has a number of publications and newsletters that serve to keep staff, volunteers and the public up to date on the exciting events, activities, and changes taking place at the fort. Click on one of the publication pages below to see what's happening in our park!

For updates on upcoming and recent events at Fort Vancouver, read our park newsletter, Fort Vancouver: News from Your National Park.

To learn about archaeology and cultural resources in the Pacific Northwest National Parks and at Fort Vancouver, check out the NCRI Report.

To learn about the work and research done by volunteer members of the Fort Vancouver Trades Guild, see The Forge & Plane.

Did You Know?

Image of O.O. Howard from the New York Historical Society's Civil War Treasures Collection

Did you know that a number of U.S. Army generals served at Fort Vancouver NHS’s Vancouver Barracks early in their careers? The list includes Generals Oliver O. Howard, George C. Marshall, Ulysses S. Grant, George B. McClellan, Phillip Sheridan, William T. Sherman, Omar Bradley and George Pickett. More...