Fort Popham State Historic Site, Phippsburg

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Fort Popham State Historic Site is located in Phippsburg. By using our Phippsburg trip itinerary planning site, you can arrange your visit to Fort Popham State Historic Site and other attractions in Phippsburg.
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  • Easy parking, easy access and great views! Entrance is free so if you are in the area it's worth a visit. Nearby is Spinneys, a great place to get a snack and a beer and enjoys the water views with....  more »
  • Due to COVID , there is no actual access to the Fort. The grounds are nice with available picnic tables and benches. My wife and I had done some previous research so we had an idea of the history of.....  more »
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  • Beautiful. Had some great fish tacos and lobster grilled cheese at food truck in parking lot. Went to beach at low tide, able to walk to small island before tide came up. Many rocky outcroppings but fine and sandy beach.
  • Ive been to the fort plenty of times, but didnt realize there was a parking lot on a side street with beach access! The fort is fun for a short visit, especially if you're into history. The fort parking lot is often full, and the road is pretty narrow. A very pretty place though, especially the beach when the tide is out!

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