Fort Harrison State Park
Fort Harrison, sometimes called Fort Ben, is an Indiana state park located in Lawrence, Indiana, and occupies part of the former site of Fort Benjamin Harrison. The park features a former Citizen's Military Training Camp, Civilian Conservation Corps camp, and World War II prisoner of war camp. There are also picnicking and walking/jogging trails.
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... Unlike most state parks in Indiana, it is a day-use park, with its only overnight facilities being the inn, The Fort Golf Resort, which was the old officers' club ... The fort's eighteen-hole golf course makes the park popular with Indianapolis golfers it was redesigned by Pete Dye after the fort's closure, making it a 72-par course ... The VIP housing became the Harrison House Suites, and the four Officer's Homes are available for overnight lodging as well ...
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