Incredible day visiting the fort. Amazing to see the size and labyrinth of tunnels. In great shape too! Fun family trip.
About Fort Barrancas
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We stopped by on a day, Tuesday or Wednesday, it was closed. So we just checked viewed the outside. It was neat seeing an old fort.
We showed up on Tuesday with a bunch of other people and there was a homemade sign on the front that said "Closed Tuesday". Came back the next day, and a permanent sign was put up saying "Closed Wednesdays." Outside looked pretty cool, so we...More
this is on my list for out of town guests as the view gives such a clear explanation of the bay and surroundings, the tiny museum is very informative and the rangers are always friendly and helpful
Interesting history at this well maintained fort. View from the highest points is beautiful. Inside the fort is cool even in the summer.
This isn't a plethora of information, but it's very open allowing you to walk around and explore. I've been a couple times and it's never crowded.
The history here is pretty amazing, and the fort is well preserved. It took me about 45 minutes to walk the nature trail (which is nothing spectacular) and the fort (which is where you should focus your attention). Has a small but nice visitor center...More
Visited here on Veteran's Day. Pleasant day. Great for a Military History Lover. Took pictures beside the cannons used to defend Florida. Walked through the cells used to hold prisoners. Large area to cover. Some of the areas not good for well chair visitor. Great...More
Was great to just walk around and be a small part of history. The atmosphere and the grounds were well kept and good way spend afternoon.