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Ticonderoga Historical Society

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Address: 6 Moses Cir, Ticonderoga, NY 12883-1041
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+1 518-585-7868
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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They have an excellent museum. Have monthly Friday evening talks on different aspects of area history.different each time. the first week in December sale which includes three... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Ticonderoga, New York

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Ticonderoga, New York
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6 reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

They have an excellent museum. Have monthly Friday evening talks on different aspects of area history.different each time. the first week in December sale which includes three local museums. Fort Ticonderoga museum. Ticonderoga Heritage museum and the Handcock (Ticonderoga Historical Society) in their building. Also the home of the festival of trees (about 40) from Thanksgiving thru Christmas. Also the... More 

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Littleton, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Having lots of genealogy and historical involvement in the area, I was hoping to find more information on the years around the Revolutionary War. There wasn't much. However, the hostess in the Historical Society was very friendly and informative. There were some nice displays, and I'm glad we stopped.

Thank Dineyander
Boston, Massachusetts
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291 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Just seeing what John Hancock's house looked like in Boston back in the 1700's is worth the visit. It was build using the original blueprints for his house in Boston.

Thank maxrebos
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

What a Surprise! This home was amazing and we kept finding hidden gems throughout the home. They did such an incredibly job restoring/recreating this home. Plus there are areas that have local touches added. Truly blown away with how nice this is! KUDOS to all who help everyday with this GEM :)))

Thank Flygirl143
Oregon City, Oregon
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Reviewed 26 October 2014

We didn't know what to expect as our host of the area had been when it was fright night. According the the Ms. We found it to be very informative and fun to see parts of the fort that are not open to the public. We made our reservations several weeks in advance and very glad I did as it... More 

Thank Karla H
Staatsburg, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2014

The Ticonderoga Historical Society is located in a beautiful Georgian style home at 6 Moses Circle, Ticonderoga. The building was constructed in 1926 and patterned after the Hancock House in Boston, built in the 1730's. There is a gift shop, a museum, and very helpful people who are attentive and know their history. The building is open 10-4, Wednesday-Saturday, year... More 

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South Burlington, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2013

We toured the Historical Society and it has many nice displays, great history from the area and era. Many stairs. Very nice art gallery. The people who work there are very knowlegeable and so friendly. It was a nice place to stop.

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