• 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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  • 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!

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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Events Upcoming for July

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  • Behind the Scenes Tour of the Museum Collections

    Tuesday, July 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 2014

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

  • Gallery Talk

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

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

  • Defending the Frontier

    Wednesday, July 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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 23, 2014

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

  • Gallery Talk

    Wednesday, July 23, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 2014

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

  • Gallery Talk

    Thursday, July 24, 2014

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

  • Defending the Frontier

    Friday, July 25, 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, July 25, 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, July 25, 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, July 25, 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, July 25, 2014

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

  • Gallery Talk

    Friday, July 25, 2014

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

  • Honor America Days Concert

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Come join us this evening. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a concert played by the Symphoria. More

  • Defending the Frontier

    Saturday, July 26, 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

    Saturday, July 26, 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

    Saturday, July 26, 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

    Saturday, July 26, 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

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

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

  • Gallery Talk

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

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

  • Honor America Days Parade

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Honor America Days Parade and what not. More

  • Defending the Frontier

    Sunday, July 27, 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

    Sunday, July 27, 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

    Sunday, July 27, 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

    Sunday, July 27, 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

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

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

  • Gallery Talk

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

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

  • 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?

tents with white walls surround grass and wooden walls twice as tall

Fort Stanwix has two names. Named for Gen. John Stanwix, this was the fort's name under the British. When rebuilt by the Americans, it was then named for Gen. Phillip Schuyler. However, there were several other Fort Schuylers in New York at that time, so the name never stuck due to the confusion.