Fort Worden Port Townsend, WA

A fortification which well illustrates the Endicott system of coastal defenses constructed in the 1890s and early 1900s. This fort, one of the largest posts in the new system, is a rare example of an unaltered Endicott installation.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
273584
Names
Fort Worden
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Timeline

15 Mar 1974
Fort Worden added to National Register of Historic Places
8 Dec 1976
Fort Worden designated a National Historic Landmark
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National Register Data

Fort Worden has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the following information. Note: some of this data may have become outdated since the listing date. View full NRHP data →

National Register ID
74001954
Date Listed
19740315
Name
Fort Worden
Other Names
Fort Worden Historic District
Address
Cherry and W Sts.
City/Town
Port Townsend
County
Jefferson
State
Washington
Category
district
Creators
U.S. War Department
Level of Significance
national
Years of Significance
1898; 1920
Areas of Significance
MILITARY; ENGINEERING