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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    From Memory to Monument Walking Tour

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Rome Historical Society, 200 Church St, Rome, NY
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, January 14, 2017

    Program begins at the Rome Historical Society and ends at Fort Stanwix National Monument.

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    Discover Snowshoeing

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: West Lawn
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, January 14, 2017

    Take a try at snowshoeing with shoes supplied by the park and take a walk around park grounds. Fun for the whole family!

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    Discover Snowshoeing (A drop-in program)

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM
    • Location: Park Lawn
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, January 14, 2017

    Drop in between 10 AM and noon to try out snowshoes for the whole family!

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Film Night: "Made In America"

    • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
    • Location: Rome Historical Society, 200 Church St, Rome, NY
    • Fees: Free, Reservations Required
    Friday, January 20, 2017

    This showing of 1970s film "Made in America" will take place on Friday, January 20 at 7 p.m. in the Rome Historical Society auditorium.

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    Film Night: "Made In America"

    • Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    • Location: Rome Historical Society, 200 Church St, Rome, NY
    • Fees: Free, Reservations Required
    Friday, February 3, 2017

    This showing of 1970s film "Made in America" will take place on Friday, January 28 at 1 p.m. in the Rome Historical Society auditorium.

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    Urban Renewal in Rome, NY

    • Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 AM
    • Location: Rome Historical Society, 200 Church Street, Rome, NY
    Thursday, February 9, 2017

    Join us at the Rome Historical Society on February 9th at 7 pm for a presentation of the who, what,  and why of Rome's urban renewal programs.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Walk Through Time

    • Time: 10:00 AM,2:00 PM
    • Location: Begins at the Willett Center
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, March 29, 2017

    Everyday from 03/29/2017 to 12/01/2017

    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.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Continental Soldier Drill Day

    • Location: Fort
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 8, 2017

    Winter is over, the snow is melting, and the soldiers need to get back to the work of the army. Visit this weekend and learn more about the duties of a Continental Soldier. 

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    National Park Week

    • Time: 10:00 AM,2:00 PM
    • Location: Willett Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 15, 2017

    Everyday from 04/15/2017 to 04/23/2017

    Each spring, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation, invite everyone to celebrate National Park Week. This year, YOU are invited to get to know your national parks.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    French & Indian War Encampment

    • Location: Fort
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 27, 2017

    Come learn about the war in which the English and the French battled for colonial domination in North America. Activities will be ongoing and overlapping! Come and experience your America!

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Artisan's Day

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Fort
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 3, 2017

    Come learn more about the trades of the day that kept the fort running smoothly. Meet coopers, tinsmiths, blacksmiths, leather workers, and tailors.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Junior Ranger Day

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Willett Center
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 17, 2017

    A fun-filled day of activities for kids and families based on the Junior Ranger program. Experience the life of a soldier, learn how to fire a cannon, and master 18th century toys and games.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Daily Life Demonstration

    • Time: 3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
    • Location: Fort
    • Fees: Free!
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Everyday from 06/24/2017 to 08/26/2017

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

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    Daily Life Demonstration

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Fort
    • Fees: Free!
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Monday Weekly & Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 06/24/2017 to 08/26/2017

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

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Defending the Frontier

    • Time: 2:45 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Fort
    • Fees: Free!
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Everyday from 06/24/2017 to 08/26/2017

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

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    Defending the Frontier

    • Time: 10:45 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Fort
    • Fees: Free!
    Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Everyday from 06/24/2017 to 08/26/2017

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

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    • Time: 11:15 AM to 11:45 AM
    • Location: Willett Center
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, June 28, 2017

    Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly from 06/28/2017 to 08/24/2017

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

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    • Time: 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
    • Location: Willett Center
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, June 28, 2017

    Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly from 06/28/2017 to 08/24/2017

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

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Family Film at the Fort

    • Time: 8:45 PM to 11:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Stanwix National Monument
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, June 30, 2017

    Bring your own blanket, lawn chair and snacks to enjoy a free outdoor movie at the fort! The fun begins Fridays at 8:45 PM with the film starting at dusk.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Escape Room: Operation Sabotage Stanwix

    • Location: Fort Stanwix
    • Fees: Free!
    Saturday, July 1, 2017

    Become a spy for the day and try to escape Stanwix in this live action puzzle game!

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Independence Day Celebration!

    • Location: Fort Stanwix National Monument
    • Fees: Free!
    Tuesday, July 4, 2017

    Annually, Every 4th of July from 07/04/2017 to 07/04/2020

    Join park staff & volunteers in celebration of our nation's birthday.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Evening Moonlight Walk on the Erie Canal

    • Location: Bellamy Harbor Park
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, July 8, 2017

    Join a ranger for a moonlight stroll and some history at Bellamy Harbor Park. Learn about the canal system and the rivers that proceeded it. 

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Ranger Led Historic Sites Bicycle Tour

    • Location: Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, July 16, 2017

    Join our Fort Stanwix Bike Ranger for a leisurely ride around Rome, NY, to visit historically significant sites related to the British siege of the fort in August of 1777.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Honor America Days Concert

    • Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
    • Location: West Lawn
    • Fees: Free!
    Saturday, July 29, 2017

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

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    Honor America Days Parade

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Rome, NY
    • Fees: Free of Charge
    Saturday, July 29, 2017

    Celebrate Fort Stanwix and the history of the City of Rome!

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Flag Ceremony: The Siege Begins

    • Location: Fort Stanwix
    • Fees: Free!
    Thursday, August 3, 2017

    Annually, Every 3th of August from 08/03/2017 to 08/03/2020

    The British Siege of Fort Schuyler/Stanwix began on this day in 1777. Programming today reflects on the events surrounding the attempt to force the Americans within the fort to surrender, and the actions taken to ensure their survival.

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    • Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Stanwix National Monument
    • Fees: Free!
    Saturday, August 5, 2017

    Annually, Every 5th of August from 08/05/2017 to 08/05/2020

    The Service was founded on August 25, 1916, and now manages 400+ national parks, historic sites and monuments.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Siege 1777: Battle of Oriskany Commemoration

    • Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: Oriskany Battlefield State Historic Site
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, August 6, 2017

    Annually, Every 6th of August from 08/06/2017 to 08/06/2020

    Join park staff, volunteers, and descendents of battle participants for a solemn ceremony honoring those who defended their land and sacrificed their lives in one of the bloodiest battles of the American Revolution.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Siege 1777: Willett's Sortie

    • Location: Fort Stanwix
    • Fees: Free!
    Sunday, August 6, 2017

    Annually, Every 6th of August from 08/06/2017 to 08/06/2020

    Join us throughout the day for programs highlighting one of the most crucial days of the British Siege.

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    • Location: Fort Stanwix
    • Fees: FREE!
    Sunday, August 6, 2017

    Annually, Every 6th of August from 08/06/2017 to 08/06/2020

    This date was a time of uncertainty at the fort. Discover the significant role that the arrival of Gerneral Herkimer's messengers had the particpants of the siege and members of the fort garrison.

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    • Time: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM,9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Stanwix
    • Fees: Free!
    Saturday, August 19, 2017

    Join the garrison of the fort for a view into the Siege of 1777. Programs throughout the weekend will include: Futile Thunder (see the British artillery in action) and Family Fun at the Fort!

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Eclipse Meet-Up

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: West Lawn
    • Fees: Free
    Monday, August 21, 2017

    Join a ranger on the park lawn for a special solar eclipse viewing party!

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    Flag Ceremony The Siege Ends

    • Location: Fort Stanwix
    • Fees: Free!
    Wednesday, August 23, 2017

    Annually, Every 23th of August from 08/23/2017 to 08/23/2020

    Programs throughout the day will focus on what happened as the British retreated, but didn't surrender.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Fort Stanwix at the Great New York State Fair

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: New York State Fair Grounds, Syracuse, NY
    • Fees: State Fair Admission Price
    Wednesday, August 23, 2017

    Everyday from 08/23/2017 to 09/04/2017

    Join park staff, volunteers and partners at the New York State Fair Grounds, Syracuse, NY.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Founder's Day National Park Meet-Up

    • Location: visitor center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, August 25, 2017

    What's what your favorite national park? Join us in person, on Facebook, or Instagram to share your favorite park memories and discover some new places to explore.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Home School Day

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM,12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
    • Location: fort
    • Fees: FREE!
    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    During this special event for home school children, park staff & volunteers will highlight the life of an 18th century child at home and with the military.

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    Cultural Showcase

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Stanwix National Monument
    • Fees: Free!
    Saturday, September 23, 2017

    A showcase featuring performances, crafts, and a fashion show of international dress presented by refugee and immigrant artists representing several countries.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Signs of Fall Tour

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Oriskany Battlefield State Historic Site
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, September 24, 2017

    In honor of the change of the seasons, park rangers will be leading a “Signs of Fall” nature a tour at Oriskany Battlefield State Historic Site on Sunday, September 24th at 1 p.m.

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    Ranger Led Historic Sites Bicycle Tour

    • Location: Fort Stanwix National Monument
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 30, 2017

    Join a bike ride to commemorate the 240th Anniversary of the Battle of Oriskany on Saturday, September 30th. Meet at Bellamy Harbor Park in Rome, NY at 10:00 am. 

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Archeology Day Celebration

    • Location: Fort Stanwix National Monument
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 7, 2017

    Professional archaeologists will be at the Marinus Willett Collections Management and Education Center to share their experiences with visitors through displays and hands-on activities.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Six Hours of Sorrow, Historic Tour

    • Time: 1:00 PM
    • Location: Oriskany Battlefield State Historic Site
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, October 15, 2017

    This guided tour of the Oriskany Battlefield will begin at 1 pm, outside the front entrance to the visitor center.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Mysteries, Myths, & Mayhem

    • Time: 6:30 PM to 8:15 PM
    • Location: Willett Center & fort
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, October 28, 2017

    The Mysteries, Myths, & Mayhem event will run Saturday, October 28 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

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  • Fort Stanwix National Monument

    Holiday Open House

    • Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
    • Location: fort
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, November 25, 2017

    It is a long holiday weekend. How will you entertain your guests? Why not bring your family, friends, and holiday visitors to Fort Stanwix National Monument and see the fort by candlelight on Saturday, November 24th, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm.

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