• large wooden spikes jut out from a large wooden angular wall lit by sunlight. verdant grass surrounds it.

    Fort Stanwix

    National Monument New York

Schedule Of Events

There are always many things to do at Fort Stanwix!
Check often for updates to our schedule below:

 

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  • Defending the Frontier

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Fort Stanwix was created to defend the frontier of New York State. See a demonstration of the historic weapons that were used. More

  • Walk Thorugh Time

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Join a park ranger on this 30 minute program, walk through the park and imagine the people who made history in the Mohawk Valley before, during, and after the American Revolutionary War. More

  • Daily Life Demonstration

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Explore what daily life might have been like for those that lived visited or traded at Fort Stanwix during this special living history demonstration. More

  • Stories of a Wilderness Outpost

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Join a park ranger for a unique look at life on the western frontier of New York in the 1700s! More

  • Junior Rangers at Fort Stanwix NM

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    Stop by this program and start your career as a Junior Ranger today! More

  • Gallery Talk

    Monday, July 28, 2014

    What do you know about the people, places, and things at Fort Stanwix? More

  • Behind the Scenes Tour of the Museum Collections

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Learn from museum curators about what it means to preserve and protect the archeological resources found at Fort Stanwix. More

  • Defending the Frontier

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Fort Stanwix was created to defend the frontier of New York State. See a demonstration of the historic weapons that were used. More

  • Walk Thorugh Time

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Join a park ranger on this 30 minute program, walk through the park and imagine the people who made history in the Mohawk Valley before, during, and after the American Revolutionary War. More

  • Daily Life Demonstration

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Explore what daily life might have been like for those that lived visited or traded at Fort Stanwix during this special living history demonstration. More

  • Junior Archeology at Fort Stanwix

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Childrenof all ages can experience the excitement of exploration on a mock dig and work along with a ranger to decipher the story behind the discoveries. More

  • Junior Rangers at Fort Stanwix NM

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Stop by this program and start your career as a Junior Ranger today! More

  • Gallery Talk

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    What do you know about the people, places, and things at Fort Stanwix? More

  • Defending the Frontier

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Fort Stanwix was created to defend the frontier of New York State. See a demonstration of the historic weapons that were used. More

  • Walk Thorugh Time

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Join a park ranger on this 30 minute program, walk through the park and imagine the people who made history in the Mohawk Valley before, during, and after the American Revolutionary War. More

  • Daily Life Demonstration

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Explore what daily life might have been like for those that lived visited or traded at Fort Stanwix during this special living history demonstration. More

  • Stories of a Wilderness Outpost

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Join a park ranger for a unique look at life on the western frontier of New York in the 1700s! More

  • Junior Rangers at Fort Stanwix NM

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Stop by this program and start your career as a Junior Ranger today! More

  • Gallery Talk

    Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    What do you know about the people, places, and things at Fort Stanwix? More

  • Behind the Scenes Tour of the Museum Collections

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Learn from museum curators about what it means to preserve and protect the archeological resources found at Fort Stanwix. More

  • Defending the Frontier

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Fort Stanwix was created to defend the frontier of New York State. See a demonstration of the historic weapons that were used. More

  • Walk Thorugh Time

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Join a park ranger on this 30 minute program, walk through the park and imagine the people who made history in the Mohawk Valley before, during, and after the American Revolutionary War. More

  • Daily Life Demonstration

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Explore what daily life might have been like for those that lived visited or traded at Fort Stanwix during this special living history demonstration. More

  • Junior Archeology at Fort Stanwix

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Childrenof all ages can experience the excitement of exploration on a mock dig and work along with a ranger to decipher the story behind the discoveries. More

  • Junior Rangers at Fort Stanwix NM

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Stop by this program and start your career as a Junior Ranger today! More

  • Gallery Talk

    Thursday, July 31, 2014

    What do you know about the people, places, and things at Fort Stanwix? More

  • Defending the Frontier

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Fort Stanwix was created to defend the frontier of New York State. See a demonstration of the historic weapons that were used. More

  • Walk Thorugh Time

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Join a park ranger on this 30 minute program, walk through the park and imagine the people who made history in the Mohawk Valley before, during, and after the American Revolutionary War. More

  • Daily Life Demonstration

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Explore what daily life might have been like for those that lived visited or traded at Fort Stanwix during this special living history demonstration. More

  • Stories of a Wilderness Outpost

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Join a park ranger for a unique look at life on the western frontier of New York in the 1700s! More

  • Junior Rangers at Fort Stanwix NM

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    Stop by this program and start your career as a Junior Ranger today! More

  • Gallery Talk

    Friday, August 1, 2014

    What do you know about the people, places, and things at Fort Stanwix? More

 

Did You Know?

a line of men marching, muskets flask in sun pointing at you, they wear scarlet red

Out of the approximately 2,000 people who attacked Fort Schuyler/Stanwix, under the command of the British officer Barry St. Leger, only about 200 of them were actually British Regular troops, or "red coats." The rest were a combination of British allied colonists, Indians, and German Regulars. More...