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

    Fort Stanwix

    National Monument New York

Ask a Ranger

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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 line of men marching, muskets flask in sun pointing at you, they wear scarlet red

Out of the approximately 2,000 people who attacked Fort Schuyler/Stanwix, under the command of the British officer Barry St. Leger, only about 200 of them were actually British Regular troops, or "red coats." The rest were a combination of British allied colonists, Indians, and German Regulars. More...