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    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!


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Park interpreters present many kinds of programs throughout all months of the year to many different audiences.

National Park Service

If you are interested in working for Fort Stanwix National Monument, or any other unit of the National Park Service, please visit
USA Jobs-The Federal Government's Official Job Site for more information.

Selections will be made solely on the basis of merit, fitness, and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, marital status, political affiliation, national origin, physical handicap, sexual orientation, membership or non-membership in an employee organization, or any other non-merit factors.

Please check below regularly for Fort Stanwix National Monument job opportunities:

Fort Stanwix NM Volunteer Page

To view more NPS volunteer opportunities, go to www.nps.gov/volunteer or www.volunteer.gov/gov

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Different opportunities and jobs are available in many divisions in the National Park Service at Fort Stanwix National Monument. Maintenance is one example that helps keep the "behind the scenes" running smoothly.
National Park Service

Did You Know?

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In the 18th century it was possible to travel to the interior of North America almost entirely by water. Fort Stanwix was built to protect the largest break in this chain, the Oneida Carrying Place. This was a 1-6 mile long portage area situated between the Mohawk River and Wood Creek in New York. More...