Fort Frederick State Park

11100 Fort Frederick Rd, Big Pool, MD 21711 Get Directions
Phone: 301-842-2155
Aerial view of Fort Frederick State Park
Photo Credit: Department of Natural Resources
Cornerstone of Maryland's frontier defense during the French and Indian War, the 250-year-old fort has been restored. Military re-enactments, living history programming on special event weekends.
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June 19, 2018
This site was established before the revolution, so much history to see. Close to C&O Canal walking path. Pleanty of space for kids to run around.
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June 19, 2018
I am glad they restored this old fort. Alot of stones had to be carried and placed to make up the wall. The day we visited a group of school children were there. There were re-enactments going on and...
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June 9, 2018
We stopped here on a bike tour and really enjoyed the detailed explanation of the fort's history and what life was like as a frontier soldier. The fort is also fully restored. Worth a stop!