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Explore a place where America made history!

One general admission ticket is valid for TWO DAYS worth of admission! Visit Fort Ticonderoga and Mount Defiance on your first day, and then on your second day, expand your experience on Lake Champlain aboard the 1920s replica tour boat, Carillon!

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Your Fort Ticonderoga Admission Ticket includes...

Experience the history and beauty of Fort Ticonderoga throughout the year with a Membership to enjoy FREE attendance and many other great benefits!

Attention Ticonderoga Residents! Receive FREE admission by filling out an Ambassador Pass form and students in the Ticonderoga School System can visit FREE of charge by presenting a Student ID at the Admissions Booth. 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 the replica 1920s tour boat, Carillon, and explore centuries of maritime heritage and military stories that floated across Lake Champlain. Tours are offered throughout the day Tuesday-Sunday. 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.

2018 Admission Rates (Last ticket sold at 4:30 pm)

May 5 - October 31  9:30 am - 5:00 pm daily

  • Adults                                 $24.00

  • Seniors                               $22.00

  • Children (5-12)                   $10.00

  • Children (4 and under)       Free

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