• 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.

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 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...