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Address: St. Joe Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46864
Phone Number: 260 437-2836
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Prety nice

Very nice to take a few pictures. It connects to a very nice park so you can easilly spend a few hours walking around the area.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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bronx ny
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Very nice to take a few pictures. It connects to a very nice park so you can easilly spend a few hours walking around the area.

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Very peacful and friendly. Fort Wayne was where I grew up from 1964 to 1968. It looks much smaller than I remember as well as the home I lived in. It was fun taking pictures and going to places that I rember

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Bluffton, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We visited Old Fort in Ft Wayne for Be a Tourist in Your Hometown and were pleasantly surprised by how much fun we had. it was our first visit and didn't know what to expect. Re-enactors were there in uniform and were friendly to talk with. I loved watching the women spinning wool. We also heard songs on pipes and... More 

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fort wayne. Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

step back in time when you go to visit. they have various events throughout the year especially during the holidays.

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Fort Wayne, in
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The original Fort in Fort Wayne stood a few blocks away at a junction of 2 rivers. It was moved for better access. It's open on weekends and for special events. Manned and a great learning resource for kids to see how people lived. It's been recently updated and the buildings have been repaired. Everyone should strive to see it... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Well, it is just a wonderful place.....not operating when I visited but the history is incredible and they do a wonderful job with many events and historical characters. One of our jewels in the Fort!

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Joliet, Illinois
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The grounds were well kept. The fort was not open to public but you get the general idea of went on there. We walked the trails surrounding the fort and had a great, safe nature walk.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We had no idea that Fort Wayne, IN was such an historic area. It was fun learning....especially at the fort. We hit a good weekend as there were people in period costume doing what life at the fort was like in 1754-1763 during the time of Chief Pontiac's Rebellion when it was burned to the ground. I really felt sorry... More 

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Fairfax, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised upon stopping at this site and exploring the history through these folks dressed in period costumes, etc.

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Southeast Michigan
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4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We love historic stuff so worked hard to figure out parking and how to get to the historic fort. The area is kept up but no signage is in place to explain the site, buildings, or history of the area. It has so much potential but just seems to be unimportant in the overall scheme of the city, which is... More 

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