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Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park

82038 Fort Ave, Burwell, NE 68823-8100
+1 308-346-4715
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An interesing historic place to visit

We came on a Tuesday and had the place all to ourself. This is a very interesting historic... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Odense, Denmark
Spent half a day here

We called into Fort Hartsuff State Park to find lots of buildings full of artefacts and history... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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6 Sep 2017
“An interesing historic place to visit”
24 May 2017
“Spent half a day here”
82038 Fort Ave, Burwell, NE 68823-8100
+1 308-346-4715
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We came on a Tuesday and had the place all to ourself. This is a very interesting historic place. all the buildings are well preserved and gives a very good impression on every day life in the fort for both soldiers and commanders. We were...More

Thank MadsDK
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We called into Fort Hartsuff State Park to find lots of buildings full of artefacts and history, most interesting day.

1  Thank Felixstowe2016
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Toured as a family...enjoyed the buildings, the surroundings, the deep history. Grandparents could tour some of the area, teens toured more..

Thank mdLincoln
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

This is nicely restored and looks authentic. You can go around and into the buildings. I must admit that the first time I went here, I was disappointed. It didn't look anywhere near a fort. The way I thought a fort should look. There are...More

Thank Paal_R_R
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We were up spending some time at Calamus Reservoir and wanted to check out some things in the area. We really enjoyed our time at Fort Hartsuff. It was the perfect size to take a family, with younger kids. Plenty of things for them to...More

Thank Jackie E
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Several restored buildings with period furnishings. Each building is open to explore except the post commanders residence and the private home for the park ranger. Nebraska state park permit required and $2 admission to the park. Day passes can be purchased at the entrance. Plenty...More

Thank Randy O
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Fort Hartsuff was built to provide the European settlers protection as they traveled through or homesteaded the area. The site has been meticulously restored, giving the public the opportunity to see and touch history. Truly well worth the trip.

Thank Michelle E
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Great day trip for families and large groups. About a dozen authentic or restored Fort building are spread around the complex. Private donations / collections assembled in each of the buildings recreate the full historic experience + not everything is protected with plastic and glass,...More

Thank torpedo-dude
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Make you appreciate our soldiers and the conditions they endured. Very interesting to see how they lived.

Thank Christy N
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

We stopped at the fort just to check it out and were pleasantly surprised. Very nicely done. Very informational and neat and tidy to boot. If you like museums, etc. You will enjoy Fort Hartsuff.

Thank Susie W
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