“Ft. Vancouver, Vancouver WA”
A great step back into the history of the Northwest. If you have a couple of hours to explore, this is an excellent way to spend an afternoon outdoors. The buildings have been preserved and outfitted with period furniture and equipment. Dress for weather in the winter. Excellent family experience. But please leave dogs at home! If you're lucky enough to be there in the fall, historic reenactments occur with costumed actors explaining the roles and function of the fort, in a working bakery, stable and stores. The Halloween lantern tour is a must see! Be sure to make reservations for lunch or dinner at the Grant House to end your visit. It's on Officer's Row, within walking distance of the fort,
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