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.
Veterans Day Weekend Living History Encampment
Contact: William Sawyer, 315-338-7730
Rome, NY — On Saturday and Sunday, November 8 and 9, 2008, Fort Stanwix National Monument will host an 18th century living history encampment. Reenactors from throughout New York State, as well as men and women from other states and Canada, will demonstrate what life was like at the fort when it was an active military post. In addition to the events inside the fort, the Oneida Indian Nation will provide special programs at the Marinus Willett Center throughout the day on Saturday, November 8th. These programs will be provided by the Nation’s First Allies Living History Department and Archeologist. Come out, explore and enjoy two days of fun and education at Fort Stanwix. These programs are for people of all ages; children and adults, individuals and families.
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Did You Know?
Famed American author Herman Melville, who penned such titles as "Moby Dick," was the grandson of American Revolutionary War/Campaign of 1777 hero Col. Peter Gansevoort. More...