Originally established in 1849, Fort Steilacoom was a main military installation in the early settlement of the Washington Territory. Today, four original buildings still survive and serve as a living museum to the history of American power in the northwest region. For more information and events schedule, click here: www.historicfortsteilacoom.orgPrint This Post
Historic Fort Steilacoom is now open every Sunday through Labor Day, from 1-4pm. Admission is free and is located at 9601 Steilacoom Blvd. SW, Lakewood, WA 98498, on the grounds of Western State Hospital.