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Fort George

501 N Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32501-3920
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Small historical site / Free admission

Free admission Open 24 hours a day No parking. Visitors have to park on the street or across... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2017
TravelVidaa
via mobile
Old Site of - Not an actual Fort

Fort George, when built was sitting on top of a high hill overlooking the town of Pensacola where... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2017
JiamesB
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Pensacola, FL
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Nov 11, 2017
“Small historical site / Free admission ”
Aug 2, 2017
“Old Site of - Not an actual Fort”
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501 N Palafox St, Pensacola, FL 32501-3920
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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Free admission Open 24 hours a day No parking. Visitors have to park on the street or across the street. The Fort is so small that my visit was only 10 minutes. So I parked on the side of the residential street. Pet friendly Quite...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2017

Fort George, when built was sitting on top of a high hill overlooking the town of Pensacola where it could fire down into the Bay of Pensacola to the south and also protect the town from any army that would enter from the North. Today...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Very small fort, but had numerous plaques explaining what happened in the area. Park on a side street after the fort.

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Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

We came upon this site quite by accident, but it is, historically, very significant. The good signage, both on the street (Battle of Pensacola) and along the sides of the concrete enclosure tell the story of days gone by. The parking is non-existent, but we...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2017

This small site with limited on-street parking played an important role in the history of Pensacola and Florida and the American Revolution. The fort is partially reconstructed and easily visible from the street and sidewalks. One can easily walk through the partial fort and read...More

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