Bridge Repair Work
Beginning September 15, the main bridge into the fort will be closed for repairs. Visitors will be able to access the fort through the sally port entrance. An accessible ramp will be available upon request. Visit the Willett Center for assistance on-site.
Mystery, Myth and Mayhem Returns to Fort Stanwix with a New Look
Contact: Valerie Morgan, 315 338-7730
Rome, NY — On Friday and Saturday, October 23 and 24, 2009, Fort Stanwix National Monument will open its gates once again to the darker side of history. "Mystery, Myth, and Mayhem," explores the brutality of serving at the frontier outpost, and is recommended for visitors of all ages. The program will be presented from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. both nights, and has been modified to a self-guided format.
Did You Know?
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...