Fort Roberdeau

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Star Spangled 4th!!

July 4, 2024 from 10:00- 4:00

     What better way is there to spend your Fourth of July than celebrating local history at Fort Roberdeau!

     In honor of Independence Day, Fort Roberdeau is open free of charge on the 4th of July! Don’t miss living history demonstrations at Fort Roberdeau from 10 until 3:30!  Experience 18th century militia men, rangers, farmers, tinsmiths, and frontier families all in period clothing!  Explore the fort’s nature trails, look to the stars at the observatory, bring a packed lunch and enjoy at our picnic spots or visit our concession stand!  Find treasures at the fort gift shop!  Wear your red, white, and blue to the Star Spangled Fourth at Fort Roberdeau…the only remaining frontier Revolutionary War fort in Pennsylvania!

     Spend your Star Spangled 4th visiting with George and Martha Washington!  Learn about their love story at 11:00 AM.  Find out what drew them together and what kept them together.  Learn about their experience at the beginning of the war at 1:00 PM.  Find out how their relationship lasted the outbreak of the war and how it impacted their lives.

     Free admission and parking.

We are OPEN!

Fort Roberdeau is open for tours May 1- October 31, 2024.

We are only able to accept cash and check.

See buttons below for information about 2024 Special Events and renting White Oak Hall. 

Park & Grounds

Open from 8am to Sunset

Fort Roberdeau has a covered picnic pavilion and modern restroom facilities. 

Tours of the fort

May 1- October 31

Monday – Saturday, 10am to 4pm
Sunday, 1pm to 4pm

The outer walls od the Fort can be viewed at any time, but to enter and tour the fort one must visit during Fort Tour Hours and purchase tickets in the Gift shop located in the barn

School Field Trips

Reserve the Fort for your class!

For Roberdeau is available and ready to host your classroom! By choosing us for your next field trip, you’ll provide your students with a first hand account of what it was like all those years ago. 

2024 Special Events

Come and join us in experiencing Blair County’s living history at any of the Fort Roberdeau
events now listed on our 2024 calendar!  

 

Events at the FortMountain Lion Observatory

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Fort Roberdeau Family

Help our team keep Blair County’s history alive by either becoming a member or joining our incredibly valuable volunteer team!