Fort Clatsop National Memorial, Astoria

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Step back in time to the age of exploration at Fort Clatsop National Memorial, a replica of the encampment used by Lewis and Clark during their expedition to North America's Pacific Coast. Visit the site of the explorers' log facility through the winter months of 1805 and 1806, and learn about their role in the development of the region through historical recreations and displays documenting their trek. Swing by the visitor center to see exhibits featuring period clothes, tools, dioramas, and interpretive videos related to the journey and the expedition's time in the area. You can also wander the grounds and the nearby nature trails to get out and about in the dense surrounding forest. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Fort Clatsop National Memorial and many more Astoria attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Astoria tour planner .
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  • Discover the history of the pioneers who discovered the Oregon and its natives. The site explains how they settled on these lands. A fun and educational time. Brochure in French possible.
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  • Beautiful fort replica and surrounding forest. We walked around and enjoyed the history. There were volunteers around talking about the incredible journey Lewis and Clark made. If you like history, yo...  more »
  • Beautiful scenery with several short to long trails. You can spend a couple hours here and see most things. Nice little gift shop with fairly priced items ranging from 25cents to $2k. For any Lewis an...  more »
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