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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.

Historic Old Fort 360 Tour

 

 

  • Colonial America on the Frontier

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    July 28, 2018 - July 29, 2018 (Select Dates)

    2018-07-28 10:00:00 2018-07-29 18:00:00 Colonial America on the Frontier <div class="wpb_column vc_column_container vc_col-sm-8"> <div class="vc_column-inner "> <div class="wpb_wrapper"> <div class="wpb_text_column wpb_content_element "> <div class="wpb_wrapper"> <p>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!</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="wpb_column vc_column_container vc_col-sm-4"> <p><strong>Date:</strong><br />July 28th thru July 29th, 2018</p> <p><strong>Hours:</strong><br />Saturday: 10:00am&#8211;6:00pm<br />Sunday: 10:00am-4:00pm</p> </div> 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2018-07-28 2018-07-29 Colonial America on the Frontier: 1775 &#8211; 1783 <p><span>Saturday: 10:00am&#8211;6:00pm</span><br /><span>Sunday: 10:00am-4:00pm</span></p> <p>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!</p> 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Post Miamies

    Old Fort

    August 25, 2018 - August 26, 2018 (Select Dates)

    2018-08-25 10:00:00 2018-08-26 18:00:00 Post Miamies <p>French and British forces clash at the Old Fort as the 1700’s come alive.  Fur traders, Native Americans, civilians, and soldiers demonstrate daily activities at the French outpost known as Post Miamie during the French and Indian War. Experience battles and infantry drills, visit merchants, tour the Old Fort, and talk with historical artisans.</p> <p><strong>Date:</strong><br />August 25th thru August 26th, 2018</p> <p><strong>Hours:</strong><br />Saturday: 10:00am&#8211;6:00pm<br />Sunday: 10:00am&#8211;4:00pm</p> 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Post Miamies – 1754-1763

    Old Fort

    August 25, 2018 - August 26, 2018

    2018-08-25 2018-08-26 Post Miamies &#8211; 1754-1763 <p><span>Saturday: 10:00am&#8211;6:00pm</span><br /><span>Sunday: 10:00am&#8211;4:00pm</span></p> <p>French and British forces clash at the Old Fort as the 1700’s come alive. Fur traders, Native Americans, civilians, and soldiers demonstrate daily activities at the French outpost known as Post Miamie during the French and Indian War. Experience battles and infantry drills, visit merchants, tour the Old Fort, and talk with historical artisans.</p> 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2018-11-24 11:00:00 2018-11-24 17:00:00 Joyeux Noel &#8211; A Festive French Christmas <p>Joyeux Noel et Bonne Annee!</p> <p><span>Saturday: 11:00am&#8211;5:00pm</span><br /><br />Jump in your car, hop on the Holly Trolley (sponsored by the Downtown Improvement District) or hitch up your sleigh and welcome the holidays with fun and festivities at the Old Fort. Revel in a time when French speaking habitants celebrated Joyeux Noel et Bonne Annee, Christmas and New Years on les trois rivières (the three rivers). Artisans present hand crafted gift ideas and the Bakers of the Old Fort offer their wares! Warm up by the fire as we deck the halls. History and the holidays come to life at the Old Fort.</p> 1201 Spy Run Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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