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Davidson's Fort Historic Park

Davidson's Fort was once the western most outpost in Colonial America. The fort was originally constructed in 1776 with the assistance of troops provided by General Griffith Rutherford. Today, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization has constructed a replica of the historic fort to interpret the pioneer-era history of Old Fort and the surrounding area.  The fort is open the third Saturday each month between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm, and for specially scheduled events.  Admission is by donation. Visit for more information.

Directions: From I-40 Exit 73: At the bottom of the ramp (turn left if you're coming from the west) (turn right if you are coming from the east.) Travel 3 blocks turn right on Water St (Mountain Gateway Museum on your right), Continue on Water St which will turn into Lackeytown Rd. Davidson's Fort is on the left just past Motus Integrated Technologies.