• 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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  • 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.

Maps

Local Site Map
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Map of Fort Stanwix NM and its visitor center, where parking is, and all main roads adjacent.

Directions to Rome Map
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Map of main routes into west, south, and east Rome.

Regional Map
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Located in the middle of the state meant that all traffic going east or west across New York in the 18th century came under the guns of Fort Stanwix.

Upstate New York NPS Units
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Did You Know?

A large black triangular hat is right in your face. A man wearing it holds a flute like intrument, he wears a red coat with white facings.

Musicians in the Continental Army of the American Revolutionary War acted as the radios of their day. They wore the opposite colors of the other troops in their regiment so their officers could see them to relay orders and form lines around them quickly in battle.