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Fort Verde State Historic Park

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Mike was amazing

I stumbled upon this place while making a trip to Camp Verde. Mike, a volunteer from North... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Trail772834
via mobile
Amazing staff - Helpful, Informative, Go above and beyond to give you a great experience.

This was a hidden gem that we stumbled upon after leaving Montezuma castle. The fort was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
LMiller2015
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Winner of the 2015 Arizona Governor's Heritage Preservation Honor Award. Fort Verde is one of the best preserved examples of an Indian Wars period fort in Arizona. This original Military Headquarters is now a museum which contains artifacts, photos...more
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125 E Hollamon St, Camp Verde, AZ 86322-7100
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I stumbled upon this place while making a trip to Camp Verde. Mike, a volunteer from North Carolina, was so kind and helpful. He gave me a private run down of the grounds, as I had dogs, and couldn’t bring them Inside the museum. Then,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a hidden gem that we stumbled upon after leaving Montezuma castle. The fort was interesting, the stories were unique and the clothing, tools, guns, furniture, medical kit, restored rooms, etc were so memorable. They have even created a room to put on historical...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank LMiller2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is very friendly and very knowledgeable. The museum was small, but very interesting. The buildings had original articles from the time period that the fort was in operation.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Travel786098
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff here went above and beyond to explain the history of the Fort and even took time to take a picture of us in period wear. The rangers and the volunteers are so very friendly and we enjoyed this look back into the history...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a suggestion from a Sedona resident my wife and I visited the Fort today. It was a great, informative and fun learning experience. The staff went out of their way to not only greet us but spend an enormous amount of time explaining the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 12, 2019

An excellent glimpse into the past of the Arizona Indian Wars. The museum and buildings give a great idea of how life was back in the 1860-1890's.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank retiredontheroad247
Reviewed April 4, 2019

The ranger that talked to us was great. G. Larson was his name and he was so very informative about so so much.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank camp219
Reviewed March 28, 2019

They have done a really good job of education of the area and the Fort. We loved it. We spent a lot of time in the museum and also the remaining homes.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Michelle J
Reviewed March 21, 2019

I have been here many times and it never gets old. I love places with a lot of history to them and Fort Verde has TONS of it. The Park Rangers are very friendly, helpful and know exactly what they are talking about. :) The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SpunkyTravler
Reviewed March 3, 2019

The history of the Wild West would not be complete without a look at the many forts that were established in the 1800s. Fort Verde State Park offers a small, but well-done museum, plus a gift shop, parade grounds and several of the original buildings...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Jim B
March 30, 2015|
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Yes, leashed pets are allowed everywhere except in the museum. They are allowed throughout the grounds and in all the historic buildings.
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