Permits & Reservations

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site is a great location for events of all kinds, including weddings, family reunions, birthday parties, and celebrations of life. Learn more about the special use permit process and the venues available for special use permits below.

Special Use Permit Venues

  • A white painted bandstand in a grassy field at sunrise.

    The Bandstand

    The Bandstand on the Vancouver Barracks Parade Ground is a great location for outdoor events with up to 200 attendees.

  • An open, grassy field surrounded by trees.

    The Great Meadow & Heritage Oak Tree

    The Great Meadow, featuring our Heritage Oak Tree, is an outdoor venue with a capacity for 300 attendees.

  • Couples dance to music from a live band inside the Historic Hangar at night.

    The Historic Hangar

    The Historic Hangar is an indoor/outdoor venue at Pearson Air Museum that can accommodate up to 500 attendees.

  • People sit at tables in an indoor meeting area.

    The Tex Rankin Theater

    The Tex Rankin Theater at Pearson Air Museum is a great indoor location for meetings and trainings that can accommodate 80 attendees.

  • A green building with large windows and picnic benches outside.

    The Visitor Center Annex

    The Visitor Center Annex is an indoor location that can accommodate events of up to 50 attendees.

  • A close up of a bumblebee sitting on a pink flower in the Fort Vancouver Garden.

    Film & Photography

    Learn more about filming and photography at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site.


Contact Us

Have questions about Special Use Permits at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site? Call us at (360) 816-6241 or email us.

Last updated: March 11, 2022

Park footer

Contact Info

Mailing Address:

800 Hatheway Road, Bldg 722
Vancouver, WA 98661


360 816-6230

Contact Us