• 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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    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!

Have Park, Will Travel!

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Date: February 19, 2014
Contact: Valerie Morgan, 315-336-4448

Haven’t had the chance to visit Fort Stanwix National Monument? Why not have the fort visit you instead? Fort Stanwix NM offers a variety of off-site programs for students, scouts, libraries, history clubs, and other community organizations. The best part is they are all free of charge! These programs cover a variety topics such as the history of Fort Stanwix, the American Revolution in New York State, military and civilian life, 18th century music, careers in the National Park Service, and much more!

Park rangers will travel up to 50 miles from Rome, NY to give a program to your group. That’s as far as Lowville, Hamilton, Little Falls, and Liverpool! Book your free Fort Stanwix NM Traveling Program by calling the park reservation coordinator at (315)338-7730 or visiting:www.nps.gov/fost/planyourvisit/group-tours.htm today!

Fort Stanwix National Monument is open five days a week, Wednesday – Sunday, from 9 am to 5 pm. Admission to the park is free. Activities are ongoing unless noted. For more information about upcoming events please call the park at (315) 338-7730. Please visit the park’s web page at www.nps.gov/fost for additional information about the park and up-to-date news about park events. 

 

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Did You Know?

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The Six Nations, or Haudenosaunee, was based in what is now northern New York and was initially comprised of the Seneca, Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida, and Mohawk Nations. In 1720, the Tuscarora fled north from a series of decimating inter-tribal wars and became the sixth nation of this confederacy. More...