Discover the Story of the Pacific Northwest

Located on the north bank of the Columbia River, in sight of snowy mountain peaks and a vibrant urban landscape, this park has a rich cultural past. From a frontier fur trading post, to a powerful military legacy, the magic of flight, and the origin of the American Pacific Northwest, history is shared at four unique sites. Discover stories of transition, settlement, conflict, and community.

Photo of the bastion and wooden stockade at Fort Vancouver.

Visit Fort Vancouver Safely

Find updated information on visiting Fort Vancouver National Historic Site here.

A woman in 1840s clothing talking to a group of students at Fort Vancouver.

Distance Learning at Fort Vancouver

Are you a teacher? Find out how to take your students on a "Virtual Field Trip" of Fort Vancouver here!

The garden in front of Fort Vancouver on a sunny day.

Fort Vancouver From Home

Can't visit Fort Vancouver National Historic Site right now? No problem! Check out these resources from the comfort of home.

Photo of a person petting a dog and holding its leash.

Pets at Fort Vancouver

Bringing a pet to Fort Vancouver? Be sure to follow our BARK Ranger rules!

Last updated: January 4, 2021

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Mailing Address:

612 E Reserve St
Vancouver , WA 98661


(360) 816-6230

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