OPENING DAY – May 1, 2021

Fort Roberdeau and the Acorn Gift Shop will open for tours of the fort on May 1, 2021.

Monday-Saturday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Sunday 1:00 to 4:00 pm

Adults $6, Seniors $5, Children (under 12) $3

Groups (10 or more) $4/person with reservation

The grounds surrounding the fort are open from 8 am until dusk year round for hiking, bird watching and other recreational activities.

Dispatch: A History of the Fort and Those Who Served

This year we are putting a special focus on the men and women who served at Fort Roberdeau and in the Blair county region during the Revolutionary War. In the coming weeks and months we will be posting names along with stories about these people. 

The dispatch is a section of articles concerning these things, and primary documentation.

James Knight, Pvt.

First serving in the 1st Pennsylvania Regiment under Captain Robert Cluggage, and then later under he and his brother in Clugage’s Rangers, at Fort Roberdeau.

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John Lane, Pvt.

 John Lane was born in Baltimore, in 1756. His family moved to the Huntingdon area when he was 9 years old. In 1778 he served

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