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Fort Ticonderoga

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100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
518-585-2821 http://www.fortticonderoga.org/

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Located on Lake Champlain in the beautiful 6 million acre Adirondack Park, Fort Ticonderoga is a not-for-profit historic site and museum that ensures that present and future generations learn from the struggles, sacrifices, and victories that shaped the nations of North America and changed world history.

Serving the public since 1909, Fort Ticonderoga engages more than 70,000 guests annually and is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of Fort Ticonderoga’s history.  Accredited by the American Association of Museums, Fort Ticonderoga offers programs, historic interpretation, tours, demonstrations, and exhibits throughout the year (May-Oct.).

Admission price is $17.50 for adults, $14.00 for seniors (62 years and older), $8 children 5-12 years old, and children 4 years and under are free. Friends of Fort Ticonderoga also enjoy free admission. Visit www.FortTiconderoga.org for a full list of ongoing programs or call 518-585-2821. Fort Ticonderoga is located at 100 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga, New York.

February 2015

Battle on Snowshoes at Fort Ticonderoga

February 21, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Historic Interpreters from Fort Ticonderoga recreate the Battle on Snowshoes Event, February 21. (Credit: Fort Ticonderoga.)

Experience an exciting living history event and battle re-enactment at Fort Ticonderoga highlighting Major Robert Rogers and the Battle on Snowshoes! Visit the French Garrison in the middle of winter inside Fort Ticonderoga and tour through opposing pickets of British rangers and French soldiers, both well trained and adapted to frontier, winter warfare. At 2 pm on Saturday, visitors will experience the hectic tree to tree fighting in a recreated battle. Watch as the rangers make a brave stand against superior…

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March 2015

North Country History Day Contest

March 7, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Fort Ticonderoga (Credit: Fort Ticonderoga)

Twenty one students from across the North Country will compete in the regional New York State History Day contest held at Fort Ticonderoga on Saturday, March 7, 2015. Students placing first and second in their categories will advance to the New York State History Day Contest in Cooperstown on April 27. This year’s National History Day theme is "Leadership and Legacy in History." Student projects can focus on any aspect of American or World history, but must make a connection…

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Fort Ticonderoga Program: Horsepower at Ticonderoga

March 15, 2015 @ 2:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Fort Ticonderoga’s “Fort Fever Series” returns this winter with monthly programs January through April 2015. Programs take place on Sunday afternoons at 2 pm in the Mars Education Center. The cost for each program is $10 per person and will be collected at the door; free for Members of Fort Ticonderoga. March 15th, “Horsepower at Ticonderoga”— In this land of strategic waterways, look at the role of horses in the military campaigns against this strategic crossroads. Join Director of Interpretation…

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April 2015

Fort Ticonderoga Fourth Annual Garden & Landscape Symposium

April 18, 2015
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$65 – $75

The King’s Garden at Fort Ticonderoga presents the Fourth Annual Garden & Landscape Symposium on Saturday, April 18. This day-long symposium, geared for both beginning and experienced gardeners, provides helpful insights from garden experts who live and garden in upstate New York and northern New England. This springtime event takes place in the Deborah Clarke Mars Education Center and is open by pre-registration only. This one-day program focuses on practical, easy-to-implement strategies for expanding and improving your garden or landscape.…

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Fort Ticonderoga Program: A Layered Legacy

April 19, 2015 @ 2:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Fort Ticonderoga’s “Fort Fever Series” returns this winter with monthly programs January through April 2015. Programs take place on Sunday afternoons at 2 pm in the Mars Education Center. The cost for each program is $10 per person and will be collected at the door; free for Members of Fort Ticonderoga. April 19th, “A Layered Legacy”— Discover the continuing story of Ticonderoga, after the guns had ceased firing; see the flowering of agriculture, tourism, and hospitality as told through the…

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August 2015

Heroic Corn Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure!

August 27, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Explore our six-acre corn maze designed especially for Fort Ticonderoga!  Visitors will find clues connected to our story as they find their way through the maze. Share time with family and friends while exploring a unique corn maze located on the shores of Lake Champlain at Fort Ticonderoga. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn!   Winding paths will confuse and delight the entire family. The Heroic Maze…

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September 2015

Beyond Bullets and Blades

September 2, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$25.00

A unique opportunity to handle original weapons from Fort Ticonderoga's collection to learn how 18th-century arms were made and used. Limited to 5 participants. How heavy are the muskets, swords, and bayonets that decided the wars of the 18th century? Have you ever wondered how they were made? Beyond Bullets and Blades is a unique experience; an opportunity to go beyond the exhibition case to examine and handle original 18th century weapons with the supervision and knowledge of Fort Ticonderoga's expert staff.…

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Heroic Corn Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure!

September 5, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday and Sunday, repeating until October 18, 2015

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Explore our six-acre corn maze designed especially for Fort Ticonderoga!  Visitors will find clues connected to our story as they find their way through the maze. Share time with family and friends while exploring a unique corn maze located on the shores of Lake Champlain at Fort Ticonderoga. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn!   Winding paths will confuse and delight the entire family. The Heroic Maze…

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Heroic Corn Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure!

September 6, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Explore our six-acre corn maze designed especially for Fort Ticonderoga!  Visitors will find clues connected to our story as they find their way through the maze. Share time with family and friends while exploring a unique corn maze located on the shores of Lake Champlain at Fort Ticonderoga. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn!   Winding paths will confuse and delight the entire family. The Heroic Maze…

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Heroic Corn Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure!

September 7, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Explore our six-acre corn maze designed especially for Fort Ticonderoga!  Visitors will find clues connected to our story as they find their way through the maze. Share time with family and friends while exploring a unique corn maze located on the shores of Lake Champlain at Fort Ticonderoga. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn!   Winding paths will confuse and delight the entire family. The Heroic Maze…

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Brown’s Raid Battle Re-enactment

September 12, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Come join us at Fort Ticonderoga, September 12 & 13 to experience all sides of this real life action adventure! Out of the hazy twilight before dawn on September 18th, 1777 rushed Colonel John Brown’s men, catching the British and Brunswick garrison around Fort Ticonderoga completely by surprise. John Brown, no stranger to dangerous missions, helped engineer the first capture of Ticonderoga in 1775. With the stakes all the higher, he would test his luck again. As General Gates prepared…

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Homeschool Day at Fort Ticonderoga

September 18, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Homeschool groups are invited to join us for a day exclusively reserved for them. Spend a day at Fort Ticonderoga and take part in a series of programs designed for homeschool families. While interacting with French soldiers, students can ask about the life at the 18th-century fort. During the day students can learn about the French troops who helped construct Fort Carillon (Ticonderoga) in 1756. Interacting with these French soldiers, students can ask about the life of an 18th-century soldier. What did he eat?…

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October 2015

Heritage Harvest & Horse Festival

October 3, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Celebrate the Sights, Sounds, and Tastes of Fall! Join Fort Ticonderoga and the King’s Garden to celebrate the sights, sounds, and tastes of fall. Bring the whole family for a full day of autumn fun. The King’s Garden, a beautiful Colonial Revival garden built on the site of the 18th century soldiers' gardens of old, will be alive with fall fun and food. Set in the garden’s floral scenery will be the lively and colorful harvest market, plus games and activities for all.  Get ready…

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Heroic Corn Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure!

October 12, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Explore our six-acre corn maze designed especially for Fort Ticonderoga!  Visitors will find clues connected to our story as they find their way through the maze. Share time with family and friends while exploring a unique corn maze located on the shores of Lake Champlain at Fort Ticonderoga. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn!   Winding paths will confuse and delight the entire family. The Heroic Maze…

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Maze By Moonlight: A Corn Maze Adventure!

October 23, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$10

Explore Fort Ticonderoga's six-acre corn maze using your flashlight as a guide at this classic fall event.  The mysteries of the night surround you as you search for hidden stations in the maze to complete our Engineer a Fort Maze Quest! Share time with family and friends while exploring a unique corn maze located on the shores of Lake Champlain at Fort Ticonderoga. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering…

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February 2016

Winter Family Fun Day: An 18th-Century Experience

February 13, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Winter Family Fun Day

Image Credit: Fort Ticonderoga Join Fort Ticonderoga for its first "Winter Family Fun Day: An 18th-Century Experience" on Saturday, February 13 and enjoy a day of winter play with an 18th-century twist. Grab your gear to experience sledding, snowshoeing, and skating on the garrison grounds of Fort Ticonderoga. Tours and presentations will give visitors a chance to learn about the rich history of Ticonderoga in the winter. Warm up with a delicious cup of hot chocolate made from 18th-century ingredients…

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Fort Fever Series: Who’s in Charge Here?

February 21, 2016 @ 2:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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(Image of Benedict Arnold from the Fort Ticonderoga Collection.) Fort Ticonderoga’s "Fort Fever Series" continues on Sunday, February 21, at 2:00 p.m. with "Who’s in Charge Here?" presented by Director of Education Rich Strum. The cost is $10 per person and will be collected at the door. The program is free for Members of Fort Ticonderoga. Following a disastrous invasion of Canada during the winter of 1775-76, the Continental Army desperately worked to protect the northern frontier from an expected…

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May 2016

Memorial Day Weekend at Fort Ticonderoga

May 28, 2016 - May 30, 2016
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
Fort Ticonderoga (Credit: Fort Ticonderoga)

We salute the service of the armed forces of the United States on the grounds where so many American soldiers fought and sacrificed. Parade into Fort Ticonderoga behind the Fife and Drum Corps, stepping back in time to look at the soldiers of the American Revolution. See Fort Ticonderoga at the beginning of the American Revolution in 1776; a hive of activity as citizens turned soldiers take up pick and ax, hammer and saw to rebuild this old French Fort…

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June 2016

Beyond Bullets and Blades

June 2, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

How heavy are the muskets, swords, and bayonets that decided the wars of the 18th century? Have you ever wondered how they were made? Beyond Bullets and Blades is a unique experience; an opportunity to go beyond the exhibition case to examine and handle original 18th century weapons with the supervision and knowledge of Fort Ticonderoga's expert staff. The firearms of the 18th century were built by hand, but not the products of quaint blacksmith shops. Industrial methods were used to produce…

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Beyond Bullets and Blades

June 9, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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How heavy are the muskets, swords, and bayonets that decided the wars of the 18th century? Have you ever wondered how they were made? Beyond Bullets and Blades is a unique experience; an opportunity to go beyond the exhibition case to examine and handle original 18th century weapons with the supervision and knowledge of Fort Ticonderoga's expert staff. The firearms of the 18th century were built by hand, but not the products of quaint blacksmith shops. Industrial methods were used to produce…

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Beyond Bullets and Blades

June 16, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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How heavy are the muskets, swords, and bayonets that decided the wars of the 18th century? Have you ever wondered how they were made? Beyond Bullets and Blades is a unique experience; an opportunity to go beyond the exhibition case to examine and handle original 18th century weapons with the supervision and knowledge of Fort Ticonderoga's expert staff. The firearms of the 18th century were built by hand, but not the products of quaint blacksmith shops. Industrial methods were used to produce…

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Scots Day at Fort Ticonderoga

June 18, 2016
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Celebrate Scottish culture and military heritage at Fort Ticonderoga! Discover your own Scottish connection by visiting clan tents and vendors and enjoy the sounds of Scottish music performed throughout the day. Discover the stories of centuries of Scottish soldiers in the British Army through a military timeline and remember the incredible bravery and discipline of the Black Watch against insurmountable odds at the 1758 Battle of Carillon Ceremony. Experience all of this within the beautiful stone walls and vistas of…

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Beyond Bullets and Blades

June 23, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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How heavy are the muskets, swords, and bayonets that decided the wars of the 18th century? Have you ever wondered how they were made? Beyond Bullets and Blades is a unique experience; an opportunity to go beyond the exhibition case to examine and handle original 18th century weapons with the supervision and knowledge of Fort Ticonderoga's expert staff. The firearms of the 18th century were built by hand, but not the products of quaint blacksmith shops. Industrial methods were used…

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Beyond Bullets and Blades

June 30, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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How heavy are the muskets, swords, and bayonets that decided the wars of the 18th century? Have you ever wondered how they were made? Beyond Bullets and Blades is a unique experience; an opportunity to go beyond the exhibition case to examine and handle original 18th century weapons with the supervision and knowledge of Fort Ticonderoga's expert staff. The firearms of the 18th century were built by hand, but not the products of quaint blacksmith shops. Industrial methods were used…

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July 2016

Soldier for an Evening!

July 4, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$25

Join us for an immersive experience, following in the steps of soldiers in the continental army learning some of their drill and marching here on the historic ground of Ticonderoga. Fun for the whole family! Join Fort Ticonderoga for a new and exciting evening program presented on Tuesday evenings in July and August. Soldier for an Evening! is your chance to enlist in the Continental Army. Your whole family can join together as new recruits to see what it was like to…

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Pavilion Promenade

July 6, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 31, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

Join Museum Staff for a guided tour of Ticonderoga's 19th- and 20th-century history. Step inside the Pavilion, currently closed to the general public, to learn about the men and women who saved Ticonderoga from destruction and made their home on the Shores of Lake Champlain. See how modern science combined with old-fashioned historical research has helped to shed light on the building's secrets. Walk in the footsteps of Robert Todd Lincoln, President William Howard Taft, and hundreds of others who…

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Sunset Cruise

July 6, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 31, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$35

Enjoy an unforgettable experience and witness a mountainside sunset on Lake Champlain during a unique evening cruise aboard the Carillon - every Wednesday 6:30 - 8:00 pm July through August! Whether by Samuel de Champlain in 1609 or Ethan Allen in 1775, Ticonderoga was explored, ascended, and defended by water. Now you can have the waterborne thrill of viewing the Fort's majesty and exploring the region by riding on the tour boat Carillon, a 60-foot, 49-passenger luxury vessel. In 90…

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1777 Fall of Ticonderoga Tour: Living History Event

July 7, 2016
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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By land and by lake, walk in the footsteps of General Arthur St. Clair's evacuation of Ticonderoga. Take a special evening cruise on the Motor/Vessel Carillon as actual accounts of the evacuation of Ticonderoga come to life at the very spots they describe. Drive up Mount Defiance for a special evening tour and demonstration discover the strategic master stroke of General William Phillips. Learn more here: http://www.fortticonderoga.org/events/fort-events/1777-fall-of-ticonderoga-tour-living-history-event/detail

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Beyond Bullets and Blades

July 7, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 25, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$25

A unique opportunity to handle original weapons from Fort Ticonderoga's collection to learn how 18th-century arms were made and used. Limited to 5 participants. How heavy are the muskets, swords, and bayonets that decided the wars of the 18th century? Have you ever wondered how they were made? Beyond Bullets and Blades is a unique experience; an opportunity to go beyond the exhibition case to examine and handle original 18th century weapons with the supervision and knowledge of Fort Ticonderoga's…

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Guns by Night

July 7, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 25, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

Experience the flash of musketry and roar of cannon fire by night in this unique 90-minute tour of and demonstration of 18th-century guns, big and small! Explore the workings of the firelocks and cannons that armed the many garrisons of Fort Ticonderoga and influenced and shaped the strategic importance of this important frontier citadel. Learn how these great guns were used to attack and defend the Fort during the French & Indian War and made it such an important prize…

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Battle of Carillon Commemoration

July 8, 2016
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Stand on the very ground where the epic Battle of Carillon took place on July 8, 1758. Join Fort Ticonderoga's Fife and Drum Corps to lay wreaths and remember those men who fell in the climactic 1758 Battle of Carillon. Feel the power of the site and remember the day-long battle where the British had suffered casualties of nearly 2,000 men killed and wounded. The Battle of Carillon would prove to be France's... Learn more here: http://www.fortticonderoga.org/events/fort-events/battle-of-carillon-commemoration-2/detail

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Garden Party

July 10, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

Enjoy the King's Garden with afternoon tea, champagne, classic cocktails, conversation, music and elegant fare. The Garden Party is a benefit to support the preservation and educational programs for the exquisite King's Garden at Fort Ticonderoga. Reservations are required. *Advanced Registration Required. Fort Ticonderoga holds a number of fund raising events throughout the year that help support our mission! For more information or to receive an invitation, please contact Martha Strum at 518-585-2821 ext. 226 or by emailing mstrum@fort-ticonderoga.org.  

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Soldier for an Evening!

July 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 23, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$25

Join us for an immersive experience, following in the steps of soldiers in the continental army learning some of their drill and marching here on the historic ground of Ticonderoga. Fun for the whole family! Join Fort Ticonderoga for a new and exciting evening program presented on Tuesday evenings in July and August. Soldier for an Evening! is your chance to enlist in the Continental Army. Your whole family can join together as new recruits to see what it was like to…

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Defiance & Independence – Re-enactment

July 23, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until July 24, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

Join Fort Ticonderoga for a two-day battle re-enactment highlighting the climactic summer of 1777 as its American garrison was outflanked by a British invasion force descending from Canada. The event takes place Saturday and Sunday, July 23 & 24. Highlighted programming featured throughout the weekend brings to life the surprising American retreat and British capture of Fort Ticonderoga in early July 1777. Experience the fog of war and smoky haze of battle as the American and British armies maneuver across…

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Fife and Drum Corps Muster

July 30, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

Experience martial music at its best at America's Fort! From the American Revolution, to the Civil War, to modern commemoration, learn about the practical purpose of fifes and drums. Enjoy the stirring rhythms and tunes of these classic marches and camp songs. Admission to the Fife & Drum Corps Muster is included in a Fort Ticonderoga general admission ticket. Come back for the Evening Twilight Tattoo, performed at 7 pm inside the old walls of Fort Ticonderoga. Tickets for the…

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August 2016

Fort Ticonderoga’s Heroic Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure!

August 13, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 28, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Can you conquer our corn maze? Share time with family and friends while exploring our unique corn maze designed in the shape of the Fort. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn! Winding paths will confuse and delight young and old alike. Open daily August 13 - August 28, 2015 from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (last entry at 4:30 pm). Weekends only starting September…

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Fort Ticonderoga Summer Gala

August 13, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

Come celebrate Fort Ticonderoga's historic legacy at this gala dinner! Set within the majestic walls of the Fort, enjoy lively music, fabulous food, friends and a silent auction all in an elegant setting. Semi-formal summer attire is encouraged. Reservations are required. Fort Ticonderoga holds a number of fund raising events throughout the year that help support our mission! For more information or to receive an invitation, please contact Martha Strum at 518-585-2821 ext. 226 or by emailing mstrum@fort-ticonderoga.org.  

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September 2016

Fort Ticonderoga’s Heroic Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure!

September 3, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until September 4, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

Can you conquer our corn maze? Share time with family and friends while exploring our unique corn maze designed in the shape of the Fort. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn! Winding paths will confuse and delight young and old alike. Open daily August 13 - August 28, 2015 from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (last entry at 4:30 pm). Weekends only starting September…

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Fort Ticonderoga Homeschool Day

September 9, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
Fort Ticonderoga (Credit: Fort Ticonderoga)

Homeschool groups are invited to join us for a day exclusively reserved for them. Spend a day at Fort Ticonderoga and take part in a series of programs designed for homeschool families. While interacting with British soldiers, students can ask about the life at the 18th-century fort.

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Fort Ticonderoga’s Heroic Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure!

September 10, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 8, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Can you conquer our corn maze? Share time with family and friends while exploring our unique corn maze designed in the shape of the Fort. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn! Winding paths will confuse and delight young and old alike. Open daily August 13 - August 28, 2015 from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (last entry at 4:30 pm). Weekends only starting September…

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Fort Ticonderoga’s Heroic Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure!

September 11, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, repeating until October 9, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Can you conquer our corn maze? Share time with family and friends while exploring our unique corn maze designed in the shape of the Fort. Getting lost in this life-size puzzle is part of the fun as you look for history clues among towering stalks of corn! Winding paths will confuse and delight young and old alike. Open daily August 13 - August 28, 2015 from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (last entry at 4:30 pm). Weekends only starting September…

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“The Enemy Attacked Us at Daybreak” Brown’s Raid Weekend Living History Event

September 17, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on September 18, 2016 at 9:00 am

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

Follow the American raid on Ticonderoga as it unfolded across the landscape. Explore the mechanics and weapons of this daring raid through living history demonstrations. Tour the actual ground used by Brown's men during the attack in a special bus tour. Explore Brown's Raid by water with special Carillon boat tours.

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Seminar on the American Revolution

September 23, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Fort Ticonderoga hosts the Thirteenth Annual Seminar on the American Revolution September 23-25, 2016, in the Deborah Clarke Mars Education Center. This weekend seminar focuses on the military, political, and social history of the American War for Independence. Over 100 participants, people with a deep interest in the American Revolution, join us each year for this weekend seminar. Leading authorities and new scholars on the period share their latest research in a series of presentations. The Seminar provides participants with…

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October 2016

Heritage Harvest & Horse Festival

October 1, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Bring the whole family to the Heritage, Harvest & Horse Festival for a full day of autumn fun! Experience the power and thunder of hooves through demonstrations of equestrian sports and working horses; take part in family-fun activities including sack races; and explore the splendor of the King's Garden at the annual plant sale and harvest market. The day will not be complete without a visit to Fort Ticonderoga's highly acclaimed Heroic Maze: A Corn Maze Adventure where visitors explore…

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Last Day of Carillon Boat Tours

October 9, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

Call for special group and charter tours after this date. On board the fabulous Motor/Vessel Carillon, get out on Lake Champlain to see a new angle on the layers of history at Ticonderoga. Experience the nautical story and scenic beauty of the lake and mountains that surround it. 90-minute tours operate Tuesday through Sunday at 11:00AM, 1:30PM, and 4:00PM.

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Girl Scout Day at Fort Ticonderoga

October 15, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Fort Ticonderoga and Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York team up to host Girl Scout Day at Fort Ticonderoga. *Advanced Registration Required.

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Maze By Moonlight

October 28, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 pm, repeating until October 29, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

Explore our six-acre corn maze designed especially for Fort Ticonderoga! Use your flashlight to guide you to the Heroic Corn Maze where a multitude of twists and turns through acres of corn stalks await! Click here for more information.

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Fort Ticonderoga Closes For This Season

October 30, 2016
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

Fort Ticonderoga closes for daily visitation, but will still offer special programs, events and seminars all year!

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November 2016

Sixth Annual Material Matters: It’s in the Details Seminar

November 5, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until November 6, 2016

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

This two-day seminar focuses on 18th-century material culture and is intended for collectors and people with an interest in learning more about objects of the 18th century and what they can tell us about history. Advanced reservations required.

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Now Left to Their Own Defense – Living History Event

November 12, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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In November of 1777, cut off, short of food, and the weather getting colder the British-held posts of Fort Ticonderoga and Mount Independence made the hard decision to withdraw back to Canada following the surrender at Saratoga. At this special Living History event join the German soldiers, who formed the core of the Ticonderoga Garrison, and prepare to evacuate the "Gibraltar of the North." Royal Artillerymen aid these Brunswickers to determine what to take, and what to destroy to prevent…

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January 2017

Fort Ticonderoga’s Fort Fever Series: President Taft Comes to Ticonderoga

January 8, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$10.00

"President Taft Comes to Ticonderoga" Rich Strum, Director of Education The Fort Fever series highlights Fort Ticonderoga’s history, collections, landscape, and the latest research conducted by museum staff. For this particular Fort Fever Series, learn about the only visit by a sitting U.S. President to Fort Ticonderoga on July 6, 1909 and learn about William Howard Taft.  

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1757 Battle on Snowshoes Re-enactment

January 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$10.00

Join Fort Ticonderoga as it recreates the battle on the anniversary of the event in 1757. Experience the dramatic clash in the woods between French soldiers and Rogers Rangers as the roar of muskets bring to life Ranger warfare and the struggle for North America.

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February 2017

Fort Fever Series- “Vive le Roi! French Regiments at Carillon”

February 12, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$10.00

The Fort Fever series highlight Fort Ticonderoga's history, collections, landscape, and the latest research conducted by museum staff. Join Senior Director of Interpretation, Stuart Lilie, to examine the regiments of French soldiers who built and defended Carillon. Look beyond their service in the French & Indian War to the broader history of these regiments. How did the defense of Canada fit into these regiments' fight for France in the 18th century?

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1775 British Garrison Living History Event

February 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$10.00

See Fort Ticonderoga on the eve of the American Revolution as British soldiers and their families live in this peacetime fort on the frontier. Discover what it was like to be a British soldier, soldier’s wife, or child. Was the British Army prepared or unprepared to fight for control of Ticonderoga, the Key to the Continent on the eve of the American Revolution?

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March 2017

Fort Fever Series- “Basse Ville: Vernacular Architecture of the Lower Town at Carillon”

March 12, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$10.00

The Fort Fever series highlight Fort Ticonderoga's history, collections, landscape, and the latest research conducted by museum staff. Supplying the rising walls of French Fort Carillon was a collection of storehouses, kilns, and ovens known simply as the "Basse Ville" or Lower Town. Join Assistant Director of Interpretation, Nicholas Spadone, to explore the melding of old world French framing with Canadian materials and practices that characterized the buildings below the walls of the Old French Fort.

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Four Divisions formed at Fort Carillon- Rigaud’s Attack of Fort William Henry

March 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$10.00

See French Regulars, Natives, and Canadians assemble at the fort, preparing to march across frozen Lake George to meet the enemy. Witness French soldiers building scaling ladders, artilleryman preparing the guns, stores, and ammunition as the army prepares for the surprise winter attack!

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April 2017

Sixth Annual Garden & Landscape Symposium

April 8, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States

This day-long symposium, geared for both beginning and experiences gardeners, provides helpful insights from garden experts who live and garden in upstate New York and northern New England. This springtime event takes place in the Mars Education Center and is open by pre-registration only.

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Fort Fever Series- “Gribeauval’s Guns: French Artillery Reforms from Montcalm to Napoleon”

April 9, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
$10.00

The Fort Fever series highlight Fort Ticonderoga's history, collections, landscape, and the latest research conducted by museum staff. Following the French and Indian War the French artillery went through the most radical changes in its history. The reforms of General Jean-Baptiste Vaquette de Gribeauval transformed the way French cannon were designed, made, and operated. Learn how artillery doctrine changed from Montcalm’s sieges to Napoleon’s battles and tour Fort Ticonderoga’s collection of 18th-century French artillery, which contains some of the earliest…

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October 2018

Heritage, Harvest, & Horse Festival

October 6, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Included in the price of general admission

Bring the whole family to the Heritage, Harvest & Horse Festival for a full day of autumn fun set in the midst of the King’s Garden heirloom apple trees and the beautiful Adirondack landscape! Discover the importance of horses and other working animals throughout history during exciting demonstrations. Meet friendly farm animals, stroll through our farmers market featuring local food, beverages, and crafts, participate in family fun activities, tackle the 6-acre Heroic Corn Maze, and be sure to purchase some…

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Bon Voyage Brunch Cruise

October 21, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$120

Savor the spectacular fall foliage aboard the Carillon on its final cruise as it charts its course south for the winter. Enjoy the epic landscape as you travel along the ancient warpath and trade route south from Fort Ticonderoga to Chipman Point, The Narrows, through Lock 12 in Whitehall, along with the historic sites of the South Bay of Lake Champlain. This exclusive two and a half hour cruise includes an “Elegant Boating Brunch” with unlimited Champagne, Mimosas, and Bloody Marys! Limited to 20 participants on a…

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November 2018

Living History Event: The Enemy is Refortifying Ticonderoga

November 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$4 – $12

Meet tradesmen of the British army diligently repairing the fort and weapons left by previous evacuating armies. Witness soldiers and sailors at work as they secure the strategic vital ground at Ticonderoga. Highlighted programs include guided tours, living history and weapons demonstrations, historic trades, and more!

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December 2018

Living History Event: RIOT! Yankees vs Buckskins

December 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Although coined the "United States" when the Declaration of Independence was written, the states were anything but united by the end of that year. Feuds persisted between states from private soldiers all the way up to gentlemen officers. See how the cold and lonely existence on this forward post would lead soldiers to fight, nearly erupting in a riot at the end of 1776. Witness the small altercation between Pennsylvania and Massachusetts as men go sour, and an entire battalion…

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December 2019

Fort Fever Series

December 30, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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“FIRST IN WAR, FIRST IN PEACE, FIRST IN TOURISM: GEORGE WASHINGTON’S 1783 VISIT TO TICONDEROGA AND THE END OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION” In July of 1783, George Washington became Ticonderoga’s first and most famous tourist. Washington’s visit was driven by curiosity rather than war, but his tour of Ticonderoga masks the activities occurring along the Champlain Valley that summer related to the acknowledgment of American Independence and the final declaration of peace. Join Fort Ticonderoga Curator Matthew Keagle to explore…

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January 2020

Fort Fever Series

January 12, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Join Director of Collections Miranda Peters as she highlights the incredible work underway by museum staff to document, preserve, and make accessible Ticonderoga’s Museum Collections. Topics will include recent discoveries in storage, transformative rehousing projects, and the many ways that everyone can access Ticonderoga’s collections. Original objects will be on display just for this presentation—some for the first time ever! This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (Grant# MA-30-18-0166-18). $10/person. Free admission…

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Living History Event: 1777 Preparing for the Coming Campaign

January 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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This event brings to life the story of American soldiers at Ticonderoga in the year 1777 as they prepare for a British attack. A featured one-day display will highlight tools recovered from the historic landscape. These tools were used by soldiers to cut, chisel, file, crack, break, and dig to create the fortifications that defined the warfare of the 18th century. Fort Ticonderoga holds one of the largest collections of its kind in North America. A full day of programs…

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February 2020

Fort Fever Series: George Washington’s 1783 Visit to Ticonderoga

February 9, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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“FIRST IN WAR, FIRST IN PEACE, FIRST IN TOURISM: GEORGE WASHINGTON’S 1783 VISIT TO TICONDEROGA AND THE END OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION” In July of 1783, George Washington became Ticonderoga’s first and most famous tourist. Washington’s visit was driven by curiosity rather than war, but his tour of Ticonderoga masks the activities occurring along the Champlain Valley that summer related to the acknowledgment of American Independence and the final declaration of peace. Join Fort Ticonderoga Curator Matthew Keagle to explore…

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Living History Event: 1775 British Garrison

February 15, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Discover British garrison life in February 1775, three months before Ticonderoga was pulled into the American War of Independence. Living history demonstrations feature the weapons, tactics, trades, and people during peacetime at the fort. Highlighted programming throughout the day brings to life the routine of soldiers in the 26th Regiment of Foot and their wives and families who made their homes inside the Fort Ticonderoga’s barracks. Weapons demonstrations allow you to go beyond loading and firing to discuss what military…

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March 2020

Fort Fever Series: Discovering Women in Fort Ticonderoga’s Collections

March 8, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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DISCOVERING WOMEN IN FORT TICONDEROGA’S COLLECTIONS This Women’s History Month, join Registrar & Site Archaeologist Margaret Staudter for a survey of objects owned and used by both famous and unknown women in Fort Ticonderoga's collections. Many of these objects have recently been cataloged and photographed with funding made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (Grant# MA-30-18-0166-18). $10/person. Free admission offered to Fort Ticonderoga Members & Ticonderoga Ambassador Pass Holders.

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Living History Event: Proceed to Canada with all Possible Expedition

March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Discover how veterans from 1775 and new recruits assembled hastily at Ticonderoga to face an American military catastrophe. Through demonstrations and living history vignettes, explore the logistics of an army in winter, as supplies arrive by horse and oxen and as soldiers prepare cannon to be hauled north to Canada. $12/person. Free admission is offered to Fort Ticonderoga Members & Ticonderoga Ambassador Pass Holders.

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April 2020

Fort Fever Series: Clothing of British Soldiers During the Revolutionary War

April 5, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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FITTED WITH GREAT EXACTNESS: THE LIFE AND IMPORTANCE OF CLOTHING TO THE BRITISH SOLDIER IN THE ARE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION Putting a British soldier into his red coat and other clothes was not as simple as the issuance of clothing. Great efforts from many hands were required to ensure that the clothing was made, individually fit, maintained, and then remade all for the purpose of ensuring a proper “soldier like” appearance. Join Joseph Zea Fort Ticonderoga Artificer Tailor to…

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May 2020

Battle Reenactment: No Quarter

May 9, 2020 @ 9:30 am - May 10, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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The “No Quarter” event vividly recreates the capture of Fort Ticonderoga on May 10, 1775, putting visitors in the middle of the country’s first military victory. The phrase “No Quarter” was the battle cry used by the Americans and is equivalent to “No Mercy” or “Take no Prisoners.” Throughout the weekend, explore the real-life events from the perspectives of both the British Garrison and the Green Mountain Boys and come face-to-face with the historical characters including Ethan Allen and Benedict…

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Cruise Aboard the Carillon at Fort Ticonderoga

May 22, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:30 pm, repeating until June 3, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Enjoy gorgeous vistas of Vermont’s Green Mountains and New York’s Adirondacks during a 75-minute scenic boat cruise aboard the Carillon. Learn about Lake Champlain’s centuries of stirring maritime and military heritage with an on board narrator. Sonar readings allow for you to see underwater shipwrecks and other historic features. A selection of beer, wine, soft drinks, water, and snacks are available for purchase on board! Outside alcoholic beverages are prohibited. Inquire about group outings and evening charters! A General Admission…

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Memorial Day Weekend at Fort Ticonderoga

May 23, 2020 @ 9:30 am - May 25, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Join Fort Ticonderoga to remember the service of the armed forces of the United Stated on the very grounds where so many American soldiers fought and sacrificed. Parade into Fort Ticonderoga behind the Fifes and Drums during a special program on Memorial Day and step back in time to meet the soldiers of the American Revolution. Experience all aspects of the life of the Continental Army soldier in 1777, from their weapons to their rations, and learn about what they…

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June 2020

Arming the Redcoats

June 10, 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 12, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

How did the redcoats get their guns? How heavy was a “Brown-Bess” and is that even the right term? Get the answers to these and more questions with Fort Ticonderoga Curator Matthew Keagle in this one-of-a-kind hands-on program. After you receive training in handling artifacts, this program allows you to handle original weapons from Fort Ticonderoga’s collections. Go beyond the exhibit case to follow the evidence on the artifacts that reveal the industrial systems employed by the British military to…

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Fete du Fort! Gourmands & Garrisons at Ticonderoga

June 13, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Bring the whole family to celebrate the French cuisine and culture of the Champlain Valley during this one-day celebration! From pate to poutine, enjoy the best bistro bites from across our region. Discover the deep French and Canadian cultural roots along the shores of Lake Champlain.

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Sunset Scenic Boat Cruise on Lake Champlain

June 20, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Saturday, repeating until August 8, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

Enjoy a relaxing summer evening aboard the Carillon tour boat and revel in the region’s scenic beauty. Toast to the King’s health with a complimentary cocktail of soldiers’ rum punch as you discover Ticonderoga’s rich maritime history. Let stories of armed schooners to Prohibition-era rum runners fire your imagination during your trip on Lake Champlain in this 1920s-style vessel. A selection of beer, wine, soft drinks, snacks, and signature cocktails, featuring Stonecutters Spirits are available for purchase! Dress for the…

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Cruise Aboard the Carillon at Fort Ticonderoga

June 23, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:45 am
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An event every day that begins at 10:30 am, repeating until July 3, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Enjoy gorgeous vistas of Vermont’s Green Mountains and New York’s Adirondacks during a 75-minute scenic boat cruise aboard the Carillon. Learn about Lake Champlain’s centuries of stirring maritime and military heritage with an on board narrator. Sonar readings allow for you to see underwater shipwrecks and other historic features. A selection of beer, wine, soft drinks, water, and snacks are available for purchase on board! Outside alcoholic beverages are prohibited.   Inquire about group outings and evening charters!   A…

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Cannons and Coffee

June 25, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every 3 weeks that begins at 8:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

Explore Fort Ticonderoga’s world-class collection of 18th-century artillery from a whole new perspective and be the first to enter Fort Ticonderoga with this special early bird program. Join Fort Ticonderoga Curator Matthew Keagle for a special tour across the guns of Ticonderoga and learn the surprising histories of the museum’s artillery collection, spanning the Atlantic Ocean from the American, French, and Haitian Revolutions all the way to the Spanish American War and World War One. Learn how historians can read…

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July 2020

The Gossip Tour of Fort Ticonderoga

July 1, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 12, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

Go beyond the battles to get the untold, adults-only story of life at Ticonderoga. Between the battles and wars, the men and women stationed at Ticonderoga between 1755-1781 endured scandals, hijinks, and above all…DRAMA! From unsolved crimes to stolen wives, join Fort Ticonderoga Curator Matthew Keagle for a walking tour of this salacious history.  This tour involves stairs and moderate walking around Fort Ticonderoga and is not for young audiences. Dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes. Remember that…

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Fort Ticonderoga Guns by Night

July 2, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 20, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

Experience the flash of musketry and roar of cannon fire by night in this unique 90-minute tour and demonstration of 18th-century guns, big and small! Explore the workings of the firelocks and cannon that armed the many garrisons of Fort Ticonderoga that influenced and shaped the importance of this strategic citadel. Learn how these great guns were used to attack and defend the fort during the French & Indian War and made it such an important prize in the American…

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Independence Day Weekend at Fort Ticonderoga

July 3, 2020 @ 9:30 am - July 5, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Celebrate independence by exploring one of the greatest triumphs of 1776! All weekend long, meet the soldiers of the Northern Continental Army and their labor for liberty at Ticonderoga in 1776. See craftsmen in action busily working to resupply soldiers with clothing, shoes, and equipment. Watch as soldiers work to prepare cannon, ammunition, and themselves to stop an invasion by the British Army and its naval fleet on Lake Champlain.

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Commemoration: Battle of Carillon

July 8, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Join Fort Ticonderoga’s Fifes and Drums to lay wreaths and remember the men who fell in the climactic 1758 Battle of Carillon. Feel the power of the site and remember the day-long battle where the British had suffered casualties of nearly 2,000 men killed and wounded. The Battle of Carillon would prove to be France’s greatest victory of the French & Indian War.  Preserved on the Carillon Battlefield at Fort Ticonderoga is the largest series of untouched 18th-century earthworks surviving…

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Beneath Fortress Walls

July 8, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 5, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

Learn the history of the building and re-building of Fort Ticonderoga on a guided tour beneath the walls of the fort with Curator Matthew Keagle. Explore around, on top, and inside of the fort to find out Fort Ticonderoga’s secrets, including areas off limits to the general public. Over 250 years ago, French soldiers dug, chiseled, and blasted their way into the very rock of the Ticonderoga peninsula to create a fortress to defend New France. Since the first construction…

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Battle Reenactment: Defiance and Independence

July 18, 2020 @ 9:30 am - July 19, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Join Fort Ticonderoga for this two-day battle reenactment and witness the epic 1777 siege of American held Ticonderoga.  As General Burgoyne tightened the hold on Ticonderoga, see how American soldiers and artillerymen held the line in the name of Liberty. Watch the story unravel around you as the roar of muskets and cannons erupt followed by a silent retreat that salvaged the remains of the American Army.

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Living History Event: The Sound of 1776

July 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - July 26, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Experience the rousing sounds of the Fifes & Drums which hoisted the spirits of an American Army in 1776! Through musical concerts, living history vignettes and weapon demonstrations, discover the story of the Northern Continental Army, which rebuilt itself at Ticonderoga beginning in July 1776. See rebellion transform into a war for independence as the Declaration of Independence officially reached troops digging in to defend Ticonderoga.

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August 2020

Sunset Scenic Boat Cruise on Lake Champlain

August 15, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until September 5, 2020

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

Enjoy a relaxing summer evening aboard the Carillon tour boat and revel in the region’s scenic beauty. Toast to the King’s health with a complimentary cocktail of soldiers’ rum punch as you discover Ticonderoga’s rich maritime history. Let stories of armed schooners to Prohibition-era rum runners fire your imagination during your trip on Lake Champlain in this 1920s-style vessel. A selection of beer, wine, soft drinks, snacks, and signature cocktails, featuring Stonecutters Spirits are available for purchase! Dress for the…

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September 2020

Homeschool Day

September 11, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Spend a day at Fort Ticonderoga and take part in a series of programs designed for homeschool families! While interacting with soldiers, students can ask about life at the 18th-century fort. Step aboard the 1920s replica tour boat, Carillon, for a 75-minute narrated boat tour on Lake Champlain to gain an in-depth waterway experience. Raise your hand in allegiance and enlist in the Continental Army during the immersive “To Act as One United Body” program and practice formation tactics, drills,…

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October 2020

Heritage, Harvest, and Horse Festival

October 3, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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This full day of autumn fun will be set in the midst of the King’s Garden heirloom apple trees and the beautiful landscape of the mountains and Lake Champlain. Discover the historical importance of horses and other working animals during exciting demonstrations, meet friendly farm animals, stroll through Fort Ticonderoga’s farmers’ market featuring local food, beverages, and crafts, participate in family fun activities and tackle the six-acre Heroic Corn Maze. This fall favorite event, combined with daily Fort Ticonderoga programs…

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Girl Scout Day at Fort Ticonderoga

October 10, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Fort Ticonderoga hosts Girl Scout Day on Saturday, October 10, 2020, from 9:30 am-5:00 pm. Scouts will participate in interactive and immersive programs, visit museum exhibitions, and explore the historic site, including the King’s Garden, Carillon Battlefield Hiking Trail, and the Heroic Corn Maze! Special guided tours and museum exhibitions will immerse the scouts in Fort Ticonderoga’s epic history. The visit will include the historic trades shops, where they will learn about key skills that were essential for keeping an…

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November 2020

Living History Event: Continue in the Service…and Save Their Country

November 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Fort Ticonderoga will honor Veterans during a one-day event on November 14th where visitors will experience the American Army’s trials at Ticonderoga and reflect on the sacrifices which led to victory and independence. Highlighted programs, historic trades, weapon demonstrations, and other activities will make this a memorable event for visitors of all ages. $12/person. Fort Ticonderoga Members & Ticonderoga Ambassador Pass Holders are admitted free. In honor of our nation’s military, veterans and active military members are welcomed FREE for…

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December 2020

Living History Event: RIOT! Yankees vs Buckskins

December 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Discover how cultural divisions between soldiers from New England and Pennsylvania erupted in a riot between Americans at Ticonderoga at the end of 1776 during this lively living history event. $12/person. Fort Ticonderoga Members & Ticonderoga Ambassador Pass Holders are admitted free.

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May 2021

No Quarter Two-Day Living History Event

May 8 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 9, 2021 at 9:30 am

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Benedict Arnold is returning to Fort Ticonderoga through two dramatic days of living history exploring “America’s First Victory.” The No Quarter two-day living history event vividly recreates the capture of Fort Ticonderoga on May 10, 1775, putting visitors in the middle of the country’s first military victory. The phrase “No Quarter” was the battle cry used by the Americans and is equivalent to “No Mercy” or “Take no Prisoners.” Throughout the weekend, explore the real-life events from the perspectives of both the…

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No Quarter Evening Battle

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$10

Join Fort Ticonderoga for an evening surprise attack! Witness the alarm of the British Garrison at Ticonderoga as the American ambush dramatically unfolds. See the tension between Revolutionaries Ethan Allen and Benedict     Arnold as they each try to assert control. What will happen to the soon to become British prisoners of war? See for yourself in this stunning recreation of America’s first victory at the very place where it happened 246 years ago. The gate opens at 7pm (last ticket…

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Carillon Boat Cruises

May 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$25 – $40

Enjoy the sweeping vistas of Vermont’s Green Mountains and New York’s Adirondack Mountains during a 75-minute narrated boat tour aboard the Carillon. Let our friendly and experienced staff be your guide to Lake Champlain’s centuries of stirring maritime heritage with panoramic vistas around you and a sonar view of shipwrecks below. Embark on this unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages! A selection of beer, wine, soft drinks, and snacks are available onboard. A restroom is available. Availability: May 28-October 16,…

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Memorial Day Weekend Commemoration

May 29 @ 9:30 am - May 30 @ 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Join Fort Ticonderoga to remember the service of the armed forces of the United States on the very grounds where so many American soldiers fought and sacrificed. Parade into Fort Ticonderoga behind the Fifes and Drums during a special program on Memorial Day and step back in time to meet the soldiers of the American Revolution. Experience all aspects of the life of the Continental Army soldier in 1777, from their weapons to their rations, and learn about what they…

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June 2021

Spring Homeschool Day

June 4 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$1 – $14

Fort Ticonderoga will host Homeschool Day for students and their parents on Friday, June 4, 2021, from 9:30 am-5:00 pm. Attendees will participate in interactive and immersive programs which bring to life Ticonderoga’s epic history. Visit museum exhibitions, and explore the 2000-acre historic site, including the King’s Garden and the Carillon Battlefield Hiking Trail. Other special opportunities include 75-minute narrated boat cruises on Lake Champlain. New this year – attendees will have the opportunity to join one of our expert…

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Living History Event: Fete du Fort! Gourmands and Garrisons at Ticonderoga

June 12 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Included in the price of general admission.

Bring the whole family to taste French cuisine and discover the culture of the Champlain Valley in this day-long celebration! From pate to poutine, enjoy the best bistro bites from across our region. Discover the deep French & Canadian cultural roots along the shores of Lake Champlain and their epic military stories!

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Cannon and Coffee

June 25 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
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One event on July 16, 2021 at 8:00 am

One event on August 6, 2021 at 8:00 am

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$20

Explore Fort Ticonderoga’s world-class collection of 18th-century artillery from a whole new perspective and be the first to enter Fort Ticonderoga with this special early bird program. Join Fort Ticonderoga Curator Dr. Matthew Keagle for a special tour across the guns of Ticonderoga and learn the surprising histories of the museum’s artillery collection, spanning the Atlantic Ocean from the American, French, and Haitian Revolutions all the way to the Spanish American War and World War One. Learn how historians can…

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Fifes & Drums

June 30 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until August 22, 2021

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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Included with General Admission ticket.

Listen to stirring tunes that eased the drudgery of a long march, or the many calls that regulated activity in the fort. Explore how drumbeats, trilling fifes, and songs created an 18th-century world of military music.

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The Gossip Tour of Fort Ticonderoga

June 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on July 14, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on July 28, 2021 at 6:30 pm

One event on August 11, 2021 at 6:30 pm

Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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$35

Go beyond the battles to get the untold, adults-only story of life at Ticonderoga. Between the battles and wars, the men and women stationed at Ticonderoga between 1755-1781 endured scandals, hijinks, and above all…DRAMA! From unsolved crimes to stolen wives, join Fort Ticonderoga Curator Dr. Matthew Keagle for a walking tour of this salacious history.  This tour involves stairs and moderate walking around Fort Ticonderoga and is not for young audiences.

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