This new exhibit explores the critical institution of the militia in early American history, from colonization through nationhood, and the unique system that developed in the United States that relied on citizens to bear the burden of national defense. [Read more…] about Fort Ti Exhibition Focuses On Militia History
Fort Ticonderoga has opened for the season with interactive programs, museum exhibits, boat tours aboard the Carillon, living history events, special programs, lush gardens, Mount Defiance tours, hands-on family activities, hiking trails, and more. [Read more…] about Fort Ticonderoga Virtual Offerings Compliment On-Site Events
Fort Ticonderoga has announced a two-day living history event “No Quarter” where reenactors will recreate the American capture of Fort Ticonderoga on May 10, 1775, set for May 8th and 9th. [Read more…] about Fort Ticonderoga ‘No Quarter’ 2-Day Living History Event May 8-9
Fort Ticonderoga and Mount Defiance will be open for visitation Tuesday-Sunday from 9:30 am until 5 pm.
2021 highlights include: [Read more…] about Fort Ticonderoga Opening for 2021 Season
Fort Ticonderoga is set to continue its Digital Campaign featuring interactive programming, engaging lectures series, and creative at-home educational activities and resources. [Read more…] about Fort Ticonderoga Digital Campaign Continues In April
Originally constructed in the 18th century, the north stone demi-lune was used to defend Fort Ticonderoga against invaders and was part of the fort’s outer defenses that Ethan Allen and Benedict Arnold saw as they crossed Lake Champlain on their journey to capture the fort in May of 1775 securing America’s first victory in the American Revolution. [Read more…] about Grant Awarded to Restore Fort Ticonderoga Defensive Wall
Fort Ticonderoga has announced that the Ninth Annual Garden & Landscape Symposium, usually held in the King’s Garden, will be held virtually on April 10th and 17th.
This online program features practical, easy-to-implement strategies for expanding and improving your garden or landscape. [Read more…] about Fort Ticonderoga’s Garden & Landscape Symposium Going Virtual
Fort Ticonderoga has issued a call for papers for “Material Matters: It’s In the Details, a Material Culture Conference” set for January, 2022. [Read more…] about Military Material Culture,1609-1815: Fort Ti Conference Call for Papers
Fort Ticonderoga will host a Virtual Living History Event set for on February 27th, highlighting French Regulars and Canadians assembling at Fort Carillon (later named Ticonderoga), preparing to march across frozen Lake George to surprise the British in 1757 at Fort William Henry. [Read more…] about 1757 French Raid on Fort William Henry: Virtual Living History Event
Fort Ticonderoga is set to continue its Digital Campaign – a virtual experience featuring interactive programming, engaging lectures series, and creative at-home educational activities and resources – throughout the month of February.
Upcoming Digital Campaign Events Include: [Read more…] about Fort Ticonderoga Digital Campaign February Events