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Fort Klamath Museum

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Located on HWY 62 35 miles north of Klamath Falls.

Visit Fort Klamath on the way to Crater Lake. Built in 1863, the fort was the first military outpost in the region. All that is left of the settlement is the guardhouse, which exhibits relics from the fort and pictures from that era. Learn about the courageous Modoc Chief, Captain Jack and the three warriors that were hung at the fort for waging war against the U.S. Army. Their gravesites are a short distance from the museum.

Altewrnate (summer), phone: (541)381-2320.

Location: 507 Main St, Klamath Falls Oregon 97601 Telephone 541-883-4208 Fax 541-884-0219

Other History nearby:
(Ashland) First Baptist Church
(Ashland) First National Bank Building
(Ashland) Fordyce Roper House/Winchester Inn
(Klamath Falls) Fort Klamath Museum
(Ashland) IOOF Building
(Klamath Falls) Klamath County Museum


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10/19 Coming to The Klamath Falls area
Spring Thaw Mountain Bike Festival Ashland OR May18-19 The Spring Thaw is Oregon's largest mountain bike event.