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Historical Features - FORT BRIDGER STATE HISTORIC SITE
 

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Historical Features

Historical Features - FORT BRIDGER 


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Visit Jim Bridger's famous trading post on The Oregon Trail as well as the fort built by theUS army and the old hotel on The Lincoln Highway.

Fort Bridger State Historic Site includes 37 acres with 27 historic structures, 4 historic replica structures, and 6 modern structures. Some natural historic sights you will find at Fort Bridger include the Groshon Creek, Aspen Groves, and many historic pines from the military era. There are also many archaeological digs currently being conducted on site.

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  • There are historical features throughout the site.
  • Every number and letter on the sitemap (PDF above) is a historical feature.

AvailabilityAvailability

Museum:

  • May to September: Open Daily 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • October to April: Open Fri-Sun 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Historic Buildings:

  • May to September: Open Daily 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Included in site entrance fee.

 

 

 

Historical Features

 

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Site Status

 

 We are open! Please view our hours below to find a good time to visit!

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Hours

 

Museum:

  • May to September: Open Daily 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • October to April: Open Fri-Sun 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Historic Buildings:

  • May to September: Open Daily 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Grounds:

  • Open Year Round, Sunrise to Sunset

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