• 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!

Public Transportation

Bus & Train
A bus terminal and the Amtrak railroad station are located within one mile of the site at the multi-modal station on Martin Street (off of Mill Street or Route 233).

A second train and bus station, Union Station, is located 20 miles to the east in Utica, NY. Directions to the park from this location can be found on the following page.

Bus Pull-off:
A pull-off is available on N James Street, as well as on Erie Blvd West directly in front of the fort main entrance, large enough to accommodate two full sized school buses or one coach bus. The pull-off for buses is located on N James Street directly beside the Willett Center.

There are is one commercial airport within a 40 miles radius.
Syracuse Hancock International Airport is located west of Fort Stanwix NM.

Directions to the park from this location can be found on the following page.

Did You Know?

a map of NY state, green surrounds the center where the canal floods through

The 363-mile long original Erie Canal was the longest uninterrupted canal in the world. It included 83 locks and had a rise of 583 feet from the Hudson River to Lake Erie. Boats of 30 ton capacity could be used on the original canal. More...