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Old Fort

  • Address: 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN 46805
  • Phone: (260) 437-2836
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Enjoy a stroll through the sights and sounds of yesteryear! Visit the Historic Fort, where history is brought to life through hands-on demonstrations and re-enactments. Period specific events ranging from the early 1700s through the Civil War Era are presented.

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  • Historic Old Fort: Colonial America on the Frontier

    The Old Fort

    July 29, 2017 - July 30, 2017

    2017-07-29 2017-07-30 Historic Old Fort: Colonial America on the Frontier <p><strong>Historic Fort Wayne: Colonial America on the Frontier</strong></p> <p><span>Enjoy the sights, sounds, and smells of the American Revolution at Fort Wayne’s Historic Old Fort.  The Continental Army and British forces will be on hand to provide live demonstrations throughout the day on period specific artillery and military maneuvers.  Re-enactors will also bring to life the daily activities of this time period through demonstrations on period cooking, gardening, blacksmithing, and much more!</span></p> <div> <div><em>For more information: <a href="http://www.oldfortwayne.org/index.php">www.oldfortwayne.org</a> or call (260) 437-2836. </em></div> <div><em> </em></div> <div><em>Parking is available at Headwaters and Lawton Parks. </em><br /><br /><em>The Old Fort </em><br /><em>1201 Spy Run Ave</em></div> <div><em> </em></div> </div> <div> <em>Enjoy a stroll through the sights and sounds of yesteryear! Visit the Historic Fort, where history is brought to life through hands-on demonstrations and re-enactments. Period specific events ranging from the early 1700's through the Civil War Era are presented.</em></div> 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2017-10-21 18:00:00 2017-10-21 22:00:00 Historic Old Fort: Fright Night Lantern Tours <p><span class="_4n-j fsl">Tour the Old Fort at night. Your path lit only by a candle, you will be guided by a historic interpreter who will present the Old Fort as it was in the early 1800’s and share tales of encounters with the Fort’s resident ghosts. Perhaps you will be greeted by the ill-fated Lieutenant Philip Ostrander who lived and died in the Fort. Refreshments available for purchase at the Bake Sale in the Modern Building. All proceeds benefit the Old Fort.<br /></span></p> <p><span class="_4n-j fsl"><span style="font-size: 11pt;">Gate opens at 6:00 pm. Tours begin approximately every 15 minutes. While you’re waiting, you can keep warm and enjoy stories around the fire outside the Fort. Keep an eye out for the Headless Horseman!</span></span></p> <p>Last tour enters at 10:30 pm.</p> <div> <div> <div><em>For more information: <a href="http://www.oldfortwayne.org/index.php">www.oldfortwayne.org</a> or call (260) 437-2836. </em></div> <div><em> </em></div> <div><em>Parking is available at Headwaters and Lawton Parks. </em><br /><br /><em>The Old Fort </em><br /><em>1201 Spy Run Ave</em></div> <div><em> </em></div> </div> <div> <em>Enjoy a stroll through the sights and sounds of yesteryear! Visit the Historic Fort, where history is brought to life through hands-on demonstrations and re-enactments. Period specific events ranging from the early 1700's through the Civil War Era are presented.</em></div> <div><em><br /></em></div> </div> <div> </div> 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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