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Fantastic find off the beaten path!

We visited just as peak summer tourist season was getting underway and practically had the place to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jessica Z
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What a great site to visit. There is a museum that has a short film and artifacts found on site... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

How the early settlers came to the area and survived their time here was interesting as was the castle built around a rock. Worth a visit but not much to see to make it exciting.

2  Thank Tyke49Wales
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited just as peak summer tourist season was getting underway and practically had the place to ourselves. We were the only three people in the fort and were treated to glorious views of the rocky Maine coast. It was a breath of fresh air,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great site to visit. There is a museum that has a short film and artifacts found on site. The is a great diorama that shows what the area looked like after the colonists established at this point. The fort has a great history....More

1  Thank DanaM60745
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great fort and history site. Fort offer a great panoramic of the cove, beach and surrounding area. Great place for a picnic or lunch at the near by restaurant

1  Thank EVC_Stearns
Reviewed 7 May 2018

My wife and I were out driving around on a light rainy day and sort of stumbled upon Colonial Pemaquid. I've been nearby a number of times and just never made the right turns to get there. It is in a gorgeous area with great...More

4  Thank toddc177
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The Colonial Pemaquid fort, historic site, and museum are well worth a visit; it's an extraordinary bit of early American history, with all the tangled web of native Americans, the French, the British, and the colonists, interwoven. Well worth a visit!

2  Thank Caroline b
Reviewed 18 September 2017

we had vacation the week of September 11 and was hoping to go in the fort and museum but both were closed.

2  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Just a really lovely place to visit and take time to stroll around and explore. We had a great couple of hours here, just taking in the sights,

1  Thank JohnT1961
Reviewed 17 August 2017

While in Pemaquid, Colonial Pemaquid had their annual Bristol Days celebration. Food, Vendors, Music. My husband and I had the chance to walk to the top of the fort and overlook the harbor as well. Bring the camera, because the view is gorgeous. Must have...More

1  Thank Gypsee16
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this state park a few years ago and have returned every year since then. The site contains a small museum that houses a collection of terrific 17th and 18th century artifacts, including an early 17th century chest with a fascinating but rather...More

3  Thank Rob D
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20 July 2018|
Response from Tyke49Wales | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I can’t really answer this. I don’t remember any restrictive notices...but then I was not looking! There is plenty of space as you know.
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Response from Stephen D | Reviewed this property |
There's a public sandy beach 1/4 mile away on the same road admission is $4 per person. Snack bar and toy rental on site.