Friendship Hill National Historic Site

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Friendship Hill National Historic Site:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
 (table).

Friendship Hill National Historic Site

Address:223 New Geneva Rd
Point Marion, PA 15474

Phone:724-725-9190
Fax:724-725-1999
Web: www.nps.gov/frhi/
Size: 675 acres.
Established: Authorized on November 10, 1978.
Location:In southwestern Pennsylvania, 12 miles from Uniontown and 10 miles from Morgantown, West Virginia.
Facilities:Picnic area, rest rooms (é), visitor center (é), museum/exhibit, self-guided tour/trail.
Activities:Hiking, fishing, cross-country skiing, guided and self-guided tours.
Special Features:This stone and brick home on the Monongahela River near Point Marion, Pennsylvania, belonged to Albert Gallatin, Secretary of the Treasury, 1801-1813, under Presidents Jefferson and Madison. Gallatin's accomplishments and contributions include reducing the national debt, purchasing the Louisiana Territory and funding the Lewis & Clark exploration.

See other parks in Pennsylvania.