The Turning Point

Here, in 1777, during the American War for Independence, American troops battled and beat a British invasion force, marking the first time in world history that a British Army ever surrendered. This crucial victory secured essential foreign recognition and support, instigated world-wide wars, affirmed United States independence, and changed the face of the world. Read More

Revolutionary Soldier in foreground with visitors hiking in background

Experience Saratoga Battlefield

Saratoga Battlefield is the largest of 4 parts making up Saratoga National Historical Park.

A pale yellow, two-story historic house surrounded by large trees and lush lawns.

Philip Schuyler House

The country estate of Philip Schuyler: surveyor, businessman, American Revolutionary War general, and perhaps father of America's canals.

A tall, slender stone obelisk reaches into a clear blue sky.

Saratoga Monument

Built in the last quarter of the 19th century, Saratoga Monument commemorates the American victory in the Battles of Saratoga.

A brown, raised pathway winds amid a lush wooded area. An informational sign sits beside the path.

Victory Woods

General Burgoyne's British Army, retreating north from the Americans, made this ridge their final defense before their surrender.

An 18th century soldier conducting musket drill with a group of students

Educational Resources

Ranger-led programs at the park or in your school, teacher resources, student resources: we have them!

Family of cyclists on paved tour road

Saratoga NHP 100 Mile Challenge

Opt outside and take on the challenge to complete 100 miles of recreation in Saratoga NHP!

Last updated: September 25, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

648 Route 32
Stillwater, NY 12170


(518) 670-2985
Saratoga National Historical Park information desk available daily from 9am - 5pm

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