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Guns by Night

Dates: 
08/24/2017
Time: 
8:00 PM

Ages

Adults & kids together

Location:

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

Phone:

5185852821
Contact name: 
Business Office
The flash of musketry and the roar of cannon fire by night will captivate you in this unique tour and demonstration of 18th-century firepower!

Explore the workings of the firelocks and cannons that armed the many garrisons of Fort Ticonderoga and influenced and shaped the importance of this strategic 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 in the American Revolution. The tour concludes with a dramatic nighttime demonstration of weapons that you will not see anywhere else!

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