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Fort Clatsop National Memorial

92343 Fort Clatsop Rd, Astoria, OR 97103-8701
+1 503-861-2471
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This fabulously re-created Fort was the winter quarters for the Lewis and Clark expedition. Anyone... read more

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The fort is quite small and interesting to see how Lewis and Clark spent the winter. The movie in... read more

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A replica of Lewis & Clark's original fort built during their expedition in 1805.
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92343 Fort Clatsop Rd, Astoria, OR 97103-8701
+1 503-861-2471
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Reviewed yesterday

This fabulously re-created Fort was the winter quarters for the Lewis and Clark expedition. Anyone remotely interested in our wonderful history will thoroughly enjoy this National Memorial. Volunteers dress in period costumes and offer talks, walks, and demonstrations throughout the day. Extensive gift shop. Seating...More

Reviewed yesterday

The fort is quite small and interesting to see how Lewis and Clark spent the winter. The movie in the visitor center is worth waiting to see.

Thank jahrlh
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great recreation of Lewis & Clark's fort where they weathered the winter. Interesting collection of artifacts depicting what they might have used.

Thank Pkend
Reviewed 4 days ago

Reproduction of the original fort provides insight into the 4 month layover in Astoria for the Lewis and Clark expedition. Good historical presentation of the overview of the trek. Part of the National Parks for Golden Eagle Pass works, otherwise nominal $5 fee. I wouldn't...More

Thank _ken4541
Reviewed 5 days ago

This isn't a huge place, but worth an hour visit. It has a nice museum and a small fort down a short trail.

Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just great national memorial, with lots of history in the center. Several hikes around the area, including the fort to sea trail, which itself is exceptional. Highly recommended.

Thank daddiowen
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having read about Lewis and Clark, I was very curious to see where the spent the winter at the conclusion of their journey. I was surprised to see how tight the quarters were. If you are a fan of L & C this is worth...More

Thank gbscone
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I'm sure the original wasn't built this good. It does give everyone a idea of how they survived the harsh winter waiting to go back home.

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Along with the reconstructed fort, there is an interesting museum (with gift shop) and a number of trails you can walk. We visited on a sunny day (which they say is unusual) and enjoyed viewing the quarters in the fort, walking out to the river,...More

Thank snowbird245
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ft. Clatsop is not only a historically important and interesting place but the park and trail system are top notch and the park staff is always looking for more ways to improve conservation in the area.

Thank hugafish
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1 September 2017|
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Response from Iyamapirate | Reviewed this property |
pretty sure cruise line offers excursion to fort clatsop
1 February 2017|
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Response from Colleen S | Reviewed this property |
Fees & Passes Entrance Fees 16 and older - $5 per person - 7 days 15 and younger - free Lewis and Clark National Historical Park Annual Pass The $20 annual park pass covers entrance fee for the pass holder and three other... More
31 December 2016|
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Response from writedesign | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed on all outside areas and trails. They are not allowed in the museum portion. The fort itself is so small that you can stand in the doorway and peek in.