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Explore a place where America made history!

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Experience the history and beauty of Fort Ticonderoga throughout the year with a Membership to enjoy FREE attendance and many other great benefits! Fort Ticonderoga is an independent non-profit organization. All proceeds support its mission of preservation and education.

Experience Ticonderoga from the Water!

  • Set between the sweeping vistas of the Green Mountains of Vermont and the Adirondack Mountains of New York; embark on a 90-minute, narrated tour aboard touring boat, Carillon, and explore centuries of maritime heritage and military stories that floated across Lake Champlain. Tours are offered throughout the day Tuesday-Sunday. Sunset Cruises are offered at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays through August 9th.Tickets are available for purchase at the Log House Welcome Center or by calling (518) 585-2821. Ask about group tours and charters!  

Mount Defiance

  • Visit Mount Defiance to witness a birds-eye view of Fort Ticonderoga’s epic military landscape and discover how this summit shaped America’s history! The “Mount Defiance: Witness to History” Tour is offered each day at 4pm.  The picnic pavilion located at the mountain-top is the perfect spot to relax and enjoy one of America’s most historic landscapes.

  • Mount Defiance is included in a Fort Ticonderoga General Admission Ticket. However, if you are unable to tour the fort, you can gain admission to Mount Defiance at base of the mountain for $10 per car.

2017 Admission Rates (Last ticket sold at 4:30 pm)

May 27 - September 17  9:30 am - 5:00 pm daily

  • Adults                                 $23.00

  • Seniors                              $21.00

  • Children (5-12)                  $10.00

  • Children (4 and under)      Free

September 18 - October 29  9:30 am - 5:00 pm daily

  • Adults                                 $21.00

  • Seniors                               $19.50

  • Children (5-12)                   $9.00

  • Children (4 and under)       Free

*Two-day Admission Tickets are available! Buy one and get the other one half off! Includes admission to Mount Defiance. No other discounts apply. Must be used within seven days of purchase.

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