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Fort Ticonderoga is Open for 2017 Season!

Dates: 
10/23/2017
10/24/2017
10/25/2017
Time: 
9:30am- 5:00 pm

Ages

All Ages

Location:

Fort Ticonderoga
74 East/100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY, 12883
United States

Phone:

518-585-2821
Contact name: 
Ryann Wiktorko
Daily programming brings to life this epic story through new programs and exhibits, Carillon boat cruises, living history weekends, special events, gardens, the Carillon Battlefield hiking trail, Mount Defiance, & hands-on family activities.

Experience Fort Ticonderoga on land and water during the 2017 season! Every day is an event at Fort Ticonderoga and every year is a new experience. It is the only site in the world that tells a new story each year through dynamic historical interpretation and exhibitions, bringing to life its epic story as the Key to the Continent in the 18th century. This year is 1757 at Fort Ticonderoga; a fundamental year in the French & Indian War. Discover how these fortified walls were built with gabions, fascines, timbers, and the blood and sweat of French soldiers. Watch as cannon, the great guns of the Fort, move into position to defend this strategic ground. Visit with artillerymen to see how they employed heavy guns inside the fort to defend New France! 

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