The history of Fort Vancouver National Historic Site is a long one. From the time before Canadian and American settlers and fur traders arrived in the Northwest to the second World War, there are countless stories to be told here. Discover some of these fascinating and important episodes in Northwest history below.
A man in 1840s clothing playing a violin.

Stories from Fort Vancouver

Discover stories from the history of the Hudson's Bay Company's Fort Vancouver.

A black and white photo of a group of soldiers.

Stories from Vancouver Barracks

Discover stories from the U.S. Army's Vancouver Barracks.

Last updated: June 17, 2022

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