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Fort Ticonderoga

30 Fort Ti Rd, Ticonderoga, NY 12883-2711
+1 518-585-2821
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Wonderful Living History

Spent a couple of days touring the Fort a couple of years ago. Such realism can't be found anywhere... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Chargerdude
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Covington, TN
Average, go there if you are in the area

very nice and friendly folks those who run this establishment. No doubt there is some history to... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Abhinav G
,
Princeton, New Jersey
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A popular attraction, built by the French in 1755, that has been restored to its original condition.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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30 Fort Ti Rd, Ticonderoga, NY 12883-2711
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+1 518-585-2821
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Spent a couple of days touring the Fort a couple of years ago. Such realism can't be found anywhere else. This is the place. And if you are lucky, you'll get to meet Ron and listen to him give details of the days when the...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

very nice and friendly folks those who run this establishment. No doubt there is some history to this but not much to see from architecture or engineering perspective.

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

I was in town for a fan based Star Trek Episode and had to see the fort. Mad Anthony Wayne was here and wanted to see the connection between Fort Ticonderoga and Fort Greene Ville where Anthony Wayne was also stationed at. Well worth the...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Have been a few times recently and in the 1980’s as a camper from a camp in Vermont. Great seeing the staff fire the short canon to hit a replica soldier in the distant field. Bring the kids!!!

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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

The history of Fort Ticonderoga is an essential one to American History and a must stop for those who are looking for an immersive learning experience. The people who work to make it a wonderful experience for all visitors are kind, informative, and knowledgeable. There...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Visited while traveling thru through Upstate NY - spent some time milling around the fort & went on one of the guided tours - very interesting and informative. The guide was very knowledgeable when asked questions by people during the tour. There were people at...More

2  Thank ErnTrekker
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Don&t get my wrong. We found a lot of interesting stuff here, but much more could have been done to explain what we were seeing and set it in a less confusing context. Good stuff' - as soon as we got there, we could see...More

2  Thank Stephenbkk20156
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

I visited Fort Ticonderoga on a family road trip. Beautiful scenery and interesting museum. I'm not into my military history but it was still enjoyable. The re-enactors were good and you can see them cooking in a pit and firing a canon. Overall, a fun...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We took the first tour of the day and you could tell that our tour guide loved what he was doing. Very informative and interesting. Although the fort is set up for a particular year, our guide did give us the whole history of the...More

1  Thank LWH2014
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

They lit the cannon off. There was quite a lot of exhibits to see. Lunch in the cafe was great. What a beautiful piece of history!

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Bonnie M
22 February 2018|
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Response from blewnc | Reviewed this property |
I was there mid September and a few were in costume but basically you tour in your own. only one showed us how they cooked food. Still fascinating and amazed how they lived back then.
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smcyr
26 October 2017|
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Response from Bob and Joan | Reviewed this property |
Although we did not see the entire Cannon Demonstration, as a teacher, I believe you may be cutting it short and could not see the entire demonstration unless they could demonstrate a bit earlier..............
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lovethatbark
1 October 2017|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Usually not....unless you cannot resist the apple cider or apple cider doughnuts.....
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