We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Amazing Piece of History!

My fiance and I had a great time visiting the museum. We were there for about an hour and learned a... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Trojan_traveler13
,
Los Angeles, CA
Great Stop!

We are accustomed to National and State parks. This park was a large representation of a common... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
tandhgoraj
,
Swedesboro, New Jersey
via mobile
Read all 24 reviews
21
All photos (21)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gift shop”(4 reviews)
“candle making”(2 reviews)
“colonial days”(2 reviews)
About
We are a living history museum with colonial period-attired docents interpreting the lives and lifestyles of the first European settlers in the Upper Delaware River valley during the Revolutionary War period and discussing their place in local and...more
Contact
6615 State, Route 97, Narrowsburg, NY 12764-6130
Website
+1 845-252-6660
Call
Reviews (24)
Filter reviews
24 results
Traveller rating
16
8
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
16
8
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews gift shop candle making colonial days dressed in period clothing history exhibits actors visitors replica candles families delaware
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 24 reviews
Reviewed 28 July 2018

My fiance and I had a great time visiting the museum. We were there for about an hour and learned a lot from the actors that were there. Family friendly. We'd highly recommend.

Thank Trojan_traveler13
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We are accustomed to National and State parks. This park was a large representation of a common fort of the time, complete with the home, farm, kitchen garden, and all of the other buildings you would have at a typical fort from the time. The...More

Thank tandhgoraj
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Cool place to visit...staff is historically dressed and very informative. Cool fort... really takes back in time!!!

Thank Glenn F
Reviewed 21 August 2017

If you are not interested in the history you may still enjoy this attraction. It is not an original fort, but a replica of one that existed a distance away. Cabins inside represent different time periods within the broad Revolutionary War era. Individuals dressed in...More

3  Thank JimmB30
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We visited here on a Sunday morning when they were celebrating Christmas in July. Everyone was very nice & informative. We may have been the only visitors there at that time. Learned a few interesting things that morning about history.

Thank Michele K
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I've worked in nearby Barryville for the past 20 summers, driven by a dozen times but never stopped until this past week when I was looking for something to do with my 5 year old son. Full disclosure I'm a Social Studies teacher so I...More

1  Thank Stu S
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Fort Delaware, in Narrowsburg, New York, is a museum depicting life in the Pre-Revolutionary War era wilderness. Unlike most places called "Fort", however, this one was a community that built a stockade fence around homes to fortify it. It was not a typical military installation....More

1  Thank WilhelmCF
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is very nice look back into history. They are very informative about the early settlers in the Delaware Valley in NYS. The blacksmith makes all the nail and trivet used in the Fort. This Fort is a replica for the original up river.

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our time at Fort Delaware and learned a great deal about how early settlers in the area lived. The actors were all really good and they spent time explaining the living conditions and mentality of the time. My favorite was the blacksmith who...More

1  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

It really shows many of the hardships that people had to endure back in the pioneer days. It certainly makes me glad I have my iPhone and other modern conveniences. They do a really nice job with all of the displays, explanations & demonstrations of...More

Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Central House Family Resort
31 reviews
4.90 miles away
Woodloch Pines Resort
1,545 reviews
6.62 miles away
The Lodge at Woodloch
1,327 reviews
7.96 miles away
Wayne Inn
31 reviews
10.71 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12 nearby restaurants
The Heron
124 reviews
.46 miles away
The Laundrette
26 reviews
.57 miles away
Nora's Lovin Spoonful
15 reviews
.09 miles away
Uncle Vinny's
12 reviews
.44 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 8 nearby attractions
Upper Delaware River
40 reviews
.50 miles away
Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational Area
18 reviews
1.91 miles away
Landers River Trips
60 reviews
2.74 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
45DeL
31 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from tandhgoraj | Reviewed this property |
I would say at least 2-3 hours. There is so much room to run and look up close!
0
Votes
lucy u
27 May 2017|
Answer
Response from Russell M |
$7 Adults, $5 Children (5 -12) and Seniors $5
0
Votes