• 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 »


Kids and Rangers digging during a Kids Dig

Kids learn about archaeology at a Kids Dig program.

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With a plethora of dynamic interpetive activities that change on a daily basis, it is recommended that group leaders call the park in advance (360-816-6230) to find out what activities are scheduled for the day and time of the intended visit, so that the group may plan accordingly.

For school groups interested in reserving an education program, please click here to learn how to Reserve an Education Program.

Generally, reservations are not required to visit the site, unless you plan on a special event or activity. If you would like to do this, then you will need to follow the park's Permit Process to determine if your special event/activity fits within the established guidelines.

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...