Fort Ticonderoga Guns by Night | Kids Out and About Albany

Fort Ticonderoga Guns by Night

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! Prepare to be blown away by a dramatic nighttime demonstration of weapons during this 90-minute tour that you will not see anywhere else! 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 Revolution.

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 Revolution.

Advanced Reservations Required

Fort Ticonderoga’s 2020 opening was delayed due to Covid-19 and New York on Pause. Numerous measures are in place to ensure staff and visitor safety and reflect guidance from appropriate government agencies and health authorities, such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) including required physical distancing, new signage to manage visitor flow and expectations, and required face coverings when physical distancing is not possible. For more information on COVID-19 expectations. 


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Organization:

Fort Ticonderoga

Location:

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

Phone:

518-585-2821
Contact name: 
Laura
Dates: 
08/13/2020
08/20/2020
Time: 
You may enter the Fort Ticonderoga grounds between 7:30-7:50pm. The gates will close and the program will begin promptly at 8pm.
Price: 
$35 Per Person

Ages

All Ages Adults & kids together Adults without kids