• 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!

Other Resources

If you are interested in resources, from other National Parks in New York State or anywhere in the country, it is suggested you visit some of the following web pages:

 
 
 
Teaching with Historic Places (TWHP) uses properties listed in the National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places to create a variety of products and activities that help teachers bring historic places into the classroom.
webpage at:
www.nps.gov/history/nr/twhp
 
 
Trying to learn more about the process of government? Why not try Ben's Guide to US Government for Kids webpage at:
http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

Did You Know?

A a patch of purpley white shiny beads is tied together in an intricate pattern

Wampum are white whelk & purple quahog clam shells. Strung together, they are reminders of past events. Wampum belts may serve as a message or letter of introduction. Treaty agreements can be preserved in wampum. These belts are more sacred & valuable to the Haudenosaunee than paper documents. More...