On this date, in 1777, British forces under command of Gen. Barry St.Leger abandoned the area as Continental troops under command of Maj.Gen. Benedict Arnold arrived to aid the weary 3rd NY troops. Come join the park as we celebrare the victory that helped shape the war to come.
The enemy has retreated, but what does that mean? Celebrate the successful defense of the fort during this 30-minute presentation and consider what the victory means for the outcome of the war and people today.Meet inside the fort at 3 pm for this special presentation.
Location: Fort, Fort Stanwix National Monument |
MapTime: 3:00 PM to 3:30 PMFee Information: FREE!Contact Name: Fort Stanwix National MonumentContact Phone Number: 315-338-7730 More »