• 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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  • Honor America Days

    Due to the Honor America Days Opening Day Parade on Saturday, July 26th, Fort Stanwix National Monument's regular programs will begin at 1 pm. We hope to see you then!

Curriculum Materials

a lightly shaded map, red and blue lines denote where British and American troops marched along North America's eastern seaboard.
Map of the major British and American movements and battles during the campaing of 1777.
National Park Service
Soldier's Day Lesson Plans»
Fort Stanwix National Monument offers Fourth (4th) Grade Educational programs!

Campaign of 1777 PDF Map»
NPS map that details the American Revolutionary War in 1777.

Teaching with Historic Places Lesson Plans »
Take advantage of teaching with historic places lessons plans based on the Oriskany Battlefield State Historic Site and Fort Stanwix National Monument.

Did You Know?

painting, a horse lead by its driver, pulling a canal boat full of people on a blue river

Construction of the Erie Canal began near Rome, NY after the first ceremonial shovel full of earth was turned on July 4, 1817. This canal, located only a few miles away from the ruins of Fort Stanwix, would soon overtake the Oneida Carry as New York's prinicple waterway. More...