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Fort Charrette Historic Village

966 Charrette Ln, Washington, MO 63090-3828
+1 636-239-4202
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Called for info....bad experience

Called this place after seeing it on tripadvisor, just to ask some questions. The man who answered... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2016
MrCharlie447
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Kearney, Missouri
Visit with a guide

We visited by ourselves and couldn't figure out which sites were included in the attraction and... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2016
Corusc80
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Kansas City
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1790s Historically restored and authentically antique-furnished French and Indian trading post with several associated historic buildings and period gardens. This historic property overlooks the Missouri River from a high south bluff of that river which is 30 miles west of St. Louis, MO. professional tours of 1 and 1/12 hours are given by appointment only throughout the year for a voluntary donation.
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28 Feb 2016
“Called for info....bad experience”
18 Jan 2016
“Visit with a guide”
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966 Charrette Ln, Washington, MO 63090-3828
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+1 636-239-4202
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Reviewed 28 February 2016

Called this place after seeing it on tripadvisor, just to ask some questions. The man who answered the phone was very rude,argumentative and I felt like I was an inconvenience. I just had some questions about hours and tours he turned it into bad customer...More

1  Thank MrCharlie447
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We visited by ourselves and couldn't figure out which sites were included in the attraction and which sites were private property. We felt like we were trespassing. Of course, it would help a lot of the private properties were more prominently marked. Would help if...More

1  Thank Corusc80
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I thought I was driving into someone's private property. Once I got past the uncertain feeling I found it very interesting. Just a 5 minute drive through

1  Thank John I
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Fort Charrette is a great site to see with a very friendly and knowledgeable staff. This is a great place to take your kids and show them a bit of history while also enjoying the incredible views from the property.

4  Thank BelltownBeast
Reviewed 11 December 2012

If you enjoy history of Missouri in the 1700's, you do not want to miss this visit. Fort Charrette includes an authentic French fur trading depot along with living quarters. Tour by architectural historian Crosby Brown is most interesting and accurate and includes information and...More

10  Thank MLTLabadie_MO
Reviewed 21 March 2012

Crosby Brown had me do some chores for him around the village many years ago, way before 2011 but that's as far back as the above goes. He's the most knowledgeable person concerning Missouri history I've ever met & always kept the fort & village...More

9  Thank RobArnold_12
A TripAdvisor Member
Steedman, MO
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Reviewed 6 December 2003

Went with husband, son, and grandson last weekend. We really looked forward to going for several years, (had saved an article from Country Living Magazine for many years), and we were not disappointed when we finally did get around to making it happen. Would recommend...More

12  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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