• large wooden spikes jut out from a large wooden angular wall lit by sunlight. verdant grass surrounds it.

    Fort Stanwix

    National Monument New York

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  • Bridge Repair Work

    Beginning September 15, the main bridge into the fort will be closed for repairs. Visitors will be able to access the fort through the sally port entrance. An accessible ramp will be available upon request. Visit the Willett Center for assistance on-site.

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Have you or your family been to
Fort Stanwix
National Monument recently, or are you planning a trip?

Have you visited another National Park Service site and
just forgot to ask what that weird thing you saw was before
you left the visitor center?

Kids, parents, and guardians, just Email a Ranger here at Fort Stanwix and we'll try our best to answer your questions, or we'll
send them along to someone who can!

Any kids who have a question must have their parents or guardians send in the questions for them.

Did You Know?

A small baby is held in its mother's arms. It is wearing a white cap, and a white fabric sheet as a covering. Its mother clutches it tightly

A baby girl was born at Fort Stanwix on August 22, 1777, the final day of the British siege. To this day we do not know the mother's or daughter's names.