Fort Snelling

Fort Snelling is a former military fortification and National Historic Landmark in the U.S. state of on the bluffs overlooking the confluence of the Minnesota and rivers.

Notable Places in the Area

The carries State Highways 55 and 62 over the Minnesota River between Fort Snelling and . is situated 2,100 feet southeast of Fort Snelling. Photo: McGhiever, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an island at the confluence of the and Minnesota rivers in the southwestern-most part of in the U.S. state of . is situated 1 mile east of Fort Snelling. Photo: Tony Webster, CC BY 2.0.

is a spring in the Fort Snelling unorganized territory of the U.S. state… is situated 1 mile northwest of Fort Snelling. Photo: Elkman, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
station is a light rail station on the Blue Line in the region of the U.S. state of , named after the nearby historic fort structure. is situated 1 mile west of Fort Snelling. Photo: Bobamnertiopsis, CC BY 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a city in , , United States. Photo: Appraiser, Public domain.

is a city in , , United States. is situated 2 miles east of Fort Snelling.

is a community in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It takes its name from . is situated 3 miles northwest of Fort Snelling.

Fort Snelling

44.8927° or 44° 53' 33.6" north
-93.1809° or 93° 10' 51.2" west
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: حصن سنيلنغ
  • Chinese: 斯內林堡
  • Chinese: 斯内林堡
  • Dutch: Fort Snelling
  • Egyptian Arabic: حصن سنيلنج
  • English: Bdote Fort Snelling
  • English: Fort Snelling, Minnesota
  • English: Fort Snelling at Bdote
  • Finnish: Fort Snelling
  • French: Fort Snelling
  • French: fort Snelling
  • German: Fort Snelling
  • Japanese: スネリング砦
  • Japanese: フォート・スネリング
  • Persian: قلعه اسنلینگ
  • Spanish: Fort Snelling
  • Swedish: Fort Snelling
  • Urdu: فورٹ سنیلنگ
  • Historic Fort Snelling

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