Category Archives: Special Events

Last Chance! Fort Ticonderoga Museum’s Exhibition “Founding Fashion” Open Through November 1

  The last day to explore Fort Ticonderoga Museum’s clothing exhibition entitled, Founding Fashion: The Diversity of Regularity in 18th-Century Military Clothing is on November 1, 2015. This exhibition brings together a remarkable collection of historical military garments, accessories, and … Continue reading

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Fort Ticonderoga Receives Highly Selective “Museums for America” Grant

  Fort Ticonderoga has received a highly selective “Museums for America” grant in the amount of $150,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services that will support a re-interpretation and exhibition of the museum’s outstanding artillery collection. This funding … Continue reading

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Explore Fort Ticonderoga’s Corn Maze at Night! Fort Ticonderoga’s Maze by Moonlight will take place on October 23 & 24, 2015

  Discover family-fun of historic proportions this fall at Fort Ticonderoga’s Maze by Moonlight on Friday October 23 and Saturday October 24. Navigate through the six acres of towering corn stalks at night! Visitors will find clues connected to Fort … Continue reading

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Fort Ticonderoga Receives Prestigious Education Grant

The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded a grant of $170,361 to Fort Ticonderoga to host two week-long Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops for School Teachers in the summer of 2016. The workshops will focus on “The … Continue reading

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Girl Scout Day at Fort Ticonderoga October 17

Fort Ticonderoga joins forces with the Girl Scouts of Northeastern New York to host Girl Scout Day on Saturday, October 17, from 9:30am-5:00pm. Girl Scout troops will have an opportunity to spend the day at Fort Ticonderoga and take part … Continue reading

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Fort Ticonderoga’s Volunteer of the Year Announced

Fort Ticonderoga recently announced that Frank Schlamp of Ticonderoga, NY, has received the 2015 Fort Ticonderoga Volunteer of the Year Award.  Mr. Schlamp received the honor in recognition of his years of dedicated service, commitment to Fort Ticonderoga’s educational mission, … Continue reading

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Celebrate Fall at Fort Ticonderoga’s Heritage, Harvest & Horse Festival, October 3!

Join Fort Ticonderoga to celebrate the sights, sounds, and tastes of fall on Saturday, October 3. Bring the whole family to the Heritage, Harvest & Horse Festival for a full day of autumn fun set in the midst of the … Continue reading

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Fort Ticonderoga invites Homeschoolers for a Day Exclusively Reserved for Them! Homeschool Day will take place Friday, September 18, 2015

  On Friday, September 18, 2015 homeschool students and their parents are invited to join us for a day exclusively reserved for them. Spend the day at Fort Ticonderoga and take part in a series of interactive and immersive experiences … Continue reading

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Fort Ticonderoga Presents Largest Revolutionary War Battle Re-enactment of the Year: Brown’s Raid 1777 Battle Re-enactment September 12-13

  Join Fort Ticonderoga and more than 700 re-enactors for an exciting two-day battle re-enactment highlighting the epic 1777 Brown’s Raid! An attack led by patriot Colonel John Brown will take British troops garrisoning Fort Ticonderoga by surprise 238 years … Continue reading

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Drum Major Mike Edson Receives Fort Ticonderoga’s Lifetime Leadership Achievement Award

Mike Edson, Drum Major of Fort Ticonderoga’s Fife and Drum Corps, received Fort Ticonderoga’s Lifetime Leadership Achievement Award during the Saturday evening (July 25) Fife and Drum Corps Twilight Concert, in recognition of his dedicated forty years of lifetime leadership, … Continue reading

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