Places: Fort Necessity National Battlefield

Places to visit

  • A two story tan building
    Interpretive and Education Center.

    The Fort Necessity National Battlefield Interpretive and Education Center is a great way to start your visit.

  • A wooden stockade and earthworks in a meadow.

    Learn about the Fort Necessity campaign, the National Road and other stories.

  • A two story brick tavern with a tavern sign in front
    The Mount Washington Tavern

    The Mount Washington Tavern is open seasonally as a furnished museum. It is a short walk or drive from the visitor center.

  • a rock outcropping about two stories high in the woods
    Planning your Visit

    Explore the places within Fort Necessity National Battlefield you can visit and enjoy.

  • An interpretive sign and a white monument
    Braddock Grave

    Braddock Grave is open seasonally and is where General Edward Braddock was buried. It's located about 1 mile west of Fort Necessity.


Last updated: August 25, 2022

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