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Fort Roberdeau

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Nice fort to tour!

On a trip to our cabin near Raystown Lake we found this place listed in a brochure for the lake. I... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
deebug2470
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Pittsburgh, Pa
Interesting Visit

We arrived while several school buses of kids were at the fort. We were able to eavesdrop on their... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Jim R
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Bellingham, Washington
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383 Fort Roberdeau Rd, Altoona, PA 16601-8321
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

On a trip to our cabin near Raystown Lake we found this place listed in a brochure for the lake. I had no idea it was nearby even though we’ve been going there over 35 years. We enjoyed a few hours here. They give you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank deebug2470
Reviewed 1 November 2018

We arrived while several school buses of kids were at the fort. We were able to eavesdrop on their several stations and learning experiences. Fort staff are very helpful and really interesting to listen to.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jim R
Reviewed 10 October 2018

The fort is remotely located and has free parking. It is located in Sinking Valley. The staff wears colonial period attire. There is a nominal fee which is paid in the barn (gift shop).. There is a small museum in the adjoining room. You are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ransom007
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Most people have no idea about this place, but it has a great history. The staff here is wonderful. The tour guides are great. It is a place to see if you are in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We went on the 4th of July last year when it was free to the public. A great place to take the family if your kids are old enough to appreciate the revolutionary time period. There is also a nice little place above it to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank jwpens
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Went with a group and several of the attendees had a health issuew which would have prevented them from enjoying the location. The staff brought a golf cart out and took them to each of the sites within the fort. As a result everyone felt...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Marty R
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Visited this attraction during off season. Even though the exhibit was closed it was cool to see the building construction of the log houses and fort walls/stanchions. Great outdoor experience.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank lwmedic
Reviewed 21 June 2018

I visited on a hot hot day. The fort is small, especially when compared to Ligonier. For a small tour and to see historic artifacts, it was good. I bet it is better when it comes to life during a festival.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank aps1998
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We were staying in the area and stopped by. There were two people in period dress that took us on a personal tour explaining how life was life for the soldiers as well as the town's people in the area during the Revolutionary War. If...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dan R
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We gave the 18th century dinner a try.....was fabulous...but you must be open to new(or should I say old)food......

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 123GO68
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