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Old Fort Western, Augusta

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Old Fort Western (1754) National Historic Landmark is America's oldest surviving wooden French & Indian War era garrison in North America illuminating 300 years of Maine and New England History.
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  • This place is for history buffs that are into what happened over two hundred years ago in Augusta Maine. The upkeep is reasonable. It does give you a picture of how things used to be.  more »
  • It was round-about to find this fort (even with GPS). But, the views on the river are beautiful. And, the fort has a nice history. The tour was inexpensive, but informative. I would recommend it for k...  more »
  • Got to share a field trip with my children. We had re-enactors throughout all the buildings. Not sure if they are available at all times this museum is open. Children were able to take [art in some ac...  more »
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  • Not very big but intetesting history.
  • Good example of early colonial building practices and how early settlers lived. The Fort is open May 30th through October 10th.