Closure Update: Monday, February 10, 2014
After our onsite crew assessed the safety of the site and access via Fifth St, we're going to keep the reconstructed fort site (1001 E. Fifth St.) closed to the public today. The Visitor Center will still open at Noon.
Document Available for Public Review
The East and South Vancouver Barracks Investigation Summary and Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis document is now available for public review. Click here for more info. More »
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.
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?
Did you know that John McLoughlin, Chief Factor at Fort Vancouver, is known as the “Father of Oregon” for his aid to American immigrants arriving over the Oregon Trail? His home in Oregon City, Oregon is a unit of the national park system administered by Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. More...