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Old Fort Western

. Description:  fort, store, house museum
On This Page Location Features Nearby Attractions Nearby Places to Stay Learn More About It
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How to find: 
Address:
16 Cony St
Augusta, ME 04330

Parent Organization:
City of Augusta
Contacts
Phone 207 626-2385
E-mail oldfort@oldfortwestern.org
URL(s)
Old Fort Western    www.oldfortwestern.org
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 Memorial Day - Labor Day 1 - 4 1 - 4 1 - 4 1 - 4 1 - 4 1 - 4 1 - 4
 Labor Day-Columbus Day 1 - 4           1 - 4
Season  Also open 1st Sunday of the month Nov-Jan; groups anytime by pre-arrangement
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
Child

Student

Adult

Senior

Groups

As of JUL 2007  6 - 16 $4,
under 6 free
   $6  55+ $4 adult $4 with reservation
Special Fees: Augusta residents free
Additional Group Info:
Special Tours & Pricing:
Call for school or camp information
Reservation Contact:  
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have: Visit recreated fort, in summer see costumed interpreters engage in demonstrations of 18th century daily and military activities.  Military equipment, store equipped from fort's account books
Big Events: French and Indian War Encampment (Jun); Arnold Expedition Encampment (Columbus weekend) Maple Syrup Day (4 Sunday in March) Suggested Stay:
Period 18th century Type of Site Fort
Buildings: Blockhouses, house
Interpreters: costumed Craftspeople:
Special Programs:
Kid Friendly:
On Site Amenities:
Eating Name/Capacity Hours Type of food
Picnic
Vending/
Snacks
Restaurant
Shopping Shop Merchandise Hours
Name      
Recreation

Description

Availability Contact
Trails/Hiking  
Athletic Facilities      
Other      
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Nearby Attractions:
towns: 6 mi Hallowell, Farmingdale, Chelsea, Randolph, Manchester

Historical

Description

Contact

Address

Maine Archives and Museums  History Related Organization
Maine Association of Museums 
History Related Organization
Kennebec Historical Society  History Related Organization
Maine Historic Preservation Commission History Related Organization
Maine State Archives  History Related Organization
Blaine House  House Museum
Maine State Museum  Museum
Old Fort Western  Museum
  Details are on the way, but in the meantime, you can find addresses, descriptions, URLs and more at our sister site, www.stepintoplaces.com  

Cultural

 
Childrens Discovery Museum
265 Water St
Augusta, ME 04330
Tel: (207) 622-2209
     
Recreational  
       
Amusement  
       
Outdoor Recreation  
Shopping

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Nearby Places to Stay:

Address
Contact
Camping/RV  
Troll Valley Campground RR 4
Farmingdale ME  04938
207 778-3656

Bed & Breakfast

 
Be My Guest 188 Maine Avenue
Farmingdale ME 04344
207 582-2924
Edwards House Inn 53 Water Street
Augusta ME 04330
207 622-3617
Kennnedy's 188 Maine Avenue
Farmingdale ME 04344
207 582-9608
Maple Hill Farm B&B Inn Outlet Road
Hallowell  ME 04347
207 622-2708
Maple Lanes Farm B&B 2010 Greeley Road
Windsor ME 04363
207 549-3495
Annabessacook B&B Annabesscook Road
Winthrop ME 04364
207 377-4611
Hotel/Motel Reserve rooms in Augusta at Expedia Click Here For Bookings in Augusta
Augusta Hotel 390 Western Avenue
Augusta ME 04330
207 622-6371
Best Western Inn 284 Western Avenue
Augusta ME 04330
207 622-5804
Capitol City Motel 9 Western Avenue
Augusta ME 04330
207 622-6101
Comfort Inn 281 Civic Center Drive
Augusta ME 04330
207 623-1000
Grandview Motel RR 3
Augusta ME 04330
207 445-5828
Holiday Inn 110 Community Drive
Augusta ME 04330
207 622-4751
Motel 6 18 Edison Drive
Augusta ME 04330
207 622-0000
Super 8 Motel 395 Western Avenue
Augusta ME 04330
207 626-2888
Susse Chalet Motor Lodge 63 Whitten Road
Augusta ME 04330
207 622-3776
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Learn More About It:

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Maine Archives & Museums    www.mainemuseums.org/
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Last Update
01/09/2010

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