We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vancouver National Historic Reserve

Is this your business?
750 Anderson St, Vancouver, WA 98661-3853
+1 360-992-1820
Review Highlights
History of the settlemet of the west and the native tribes

All of the displays and stories are educational. But I was taken by the Native American rooms and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dudley H
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Little bit 'O history

This VERY short drive is filled with nicely refurbished barracks and officers quarters from early... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2017
Old P
Read all 45 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Serving as the main supply depot for the Hudson's Bay Companys fur trading business in the 19th century, this 366-acre reserve features many important historical sites including the Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, Vancouver Barracks, Officers' Row and Pearson Field.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
750 Anderson St, Vancouver, WA 98661-3853
+1 360-992-1820
Write a Review
Reviews (45)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All of the displays and stories are educational. But I was taken by the Native American rooms and art. Because of the carvings and the glass bead work I have started a search of a bag for my wife which had lead me to the...More

Thank Dudley H
Reviewed March 31, 2017

This VERY short drive is filled with nicely refurbished barracks and officers quarters from early Vancouver history. It's worth the 1 block detour off of Mill Plain Blvd to drive the tranquil little street. If you like you can get out of the car and...More

Thank Old P
Reviewed February 23, 2017

I rate this high-lite of Vancouver a 'six star'. When you walk onto the reserve you can feel it instantly. A calmness. You are surrounded the yesterday of cracked concrete sidewalks, stately old homes and parade grounds. The old Fort itself is a look back...More

Thank geethree w
Reviewed January 24, 2017

This is the description of all the attractions at Fort Vancouver. Plus all the land surrounding it,it is still an active military site so there is a lot of land and parking and walks included. No going to the PX.

Thank tiredandtravelled
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Initially I wanted to have a look at Officers row and check out the Pearson Air Museum. When I arrived it had been raining a little bit. That is when I spotted a sign at The Grant House that LUNCH was being served. I didn't...More

1  Thank RSNN
Reviewed December 29, 2016

If you are looking for a fun, family-friendly day out, take a walk along the Vancouver National Historic Reserve, visit the Officer's Row, the Fort Vancouver and more... Or just have a nice picnic in the park. Centrally located near downtown Vancouver with east access...More

Thank davidpipgras
Reviewed December 13, 2016

This is a source of year round family activities ranging from reactments, to vintage baseball games to parades and lamp light tours. And its all free for enjoyment. We find it a great source of educational and entertains activities for our grandkids.

Thank MarineAir10
Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is a great place to visit for a trip back in time. The historians are knowledgeable and happy to answer your questions.

Thank 720dee
Reviewed August 31, 2016

This is a great area to walk around, their are so many buildings here . They are being renovated it will be neat to see what is done with all these unused buildings

Thank simpleyme
Reviewed June 30, 2016

This is a great place to take a walk through history. At the time of my visit they were restoring some of the buildings, which I am sure were needed. It is interesting to learn who spent time here.

Thank Susan C
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
The Grant House
169 reviews
.19 miles away
Vinnie's Pizza
43 reviews
.37 miles away
Willems on Main
91 reviews
.35 miles away
Rosemary Cafe
44 reviews
.34 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Esther Short Park
514 reviews
.51 miles away
Fort Vancouver National Historic Site
592 reviews
.26 miles away
Officers' Row
180 reviews
.34 miles away
George C. Marshall House
64 reviews
.21 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Vancouver National Historic Reserve staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines