Fort Taber~Fort Rodman Historical Association

Fort Taber ~ Fort Rodman Historical Association is a not-for-profit organization committed to assisting in the restoration, preservation and perpetuation of Fort Rodman and its surroundings, included the Fort Taber~Fort Rodman Military Museum. The purpose of our website is help spread understanding and awareness as to Fort Taber & Fort Rodman’s continued service to the community of New Bedford, not just in the past, but the present and future.



70,000th  Visitor to Military Museum


On December 27, 2014, Moruna Sheppard of New York City was our 70,000th visitor since August 2004.  So far in 2014, attendance is 11,614 which is record breaking in it self.

We hope you enjoyed your visit Moruna!