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I actually spent six weeks at Fort Knox, Kentucky, one summer participating in ROTC Basic Camp while in college. I decided one officer in the family was enough but I had some great experiences!

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In this infographic, you'll find a collection curious facts about Fort Knox, as well as some of the conspiracy theories circulated about it.

In this infographic, you'll find a collection curious facts about Fort Knox, as well as some of the conspiracy theories circulated about it.

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The United States Bullion Depository, often known as Fort Knox, is a fortified vault building located adjacent to Fort Knox, Kentucky, used to store a large portion of United States official gold reserves and occasionally other precious items belonging or entrusted to the federal government. The United States Bullion Depository holds 4,578 metric tons (5,046.3 short tons) of gold bullion (147.2 million oz. troy). This is roughly 3 percent of all the gold ever refined throughout human…

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from kentuckytourism.com

General George Patton Museum - Fort Knox, Kentucky

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Penobscot narrows bridge and Observatory- see those windows at the top of the first spire? That's the observatory! Bucksport, Maine- this is right next to Fort Knox

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