Army of the United States

On September 12, 1777, 8,500 American soldiers began build fortifications on Bemus Heights and the surrounding fields. A month later, on October 17th, over 15,000 Americans witnessed the British surrender in Saratoga (now Schuylerville), New York.

Learn more about the different groups who fought for and supported American independence at Saratoga below:

Last updated: September 30, 2022

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648 Route 32
Stillwater, NY 12170


(518) 670-2985
Saratoga National Historical Park information desk available daily from 9am - 5pm. If no one is available to take your call, please leave a message, and someone will return your call as soon as possible.

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