Fort Ticonderoga's Digital Campaign Continues

Fort Ticonderoga's Digital Campaign Continues

Fort Ticonderoga continues its Digital Campaign - an exciting virtual experience featuring interactive programming, engaging lectures series, and creative at-home educational activities and resources.  

Sunday, May 9

The British Guard Arrives

Facebook, 10am

Timing was everything for British Lieutenant Arthur Wadman as he arrived at Fort Ticonderoga. Join Fort Ticonderoga live and see what happens to these British guards who marched unwittingly into a captured fort.

Sunday, May 9

The Green Mountain Boys Arrive Again

Facebook, 12:30pm

Only 83 of the 220 Green Mountain Boys & all crossed Lake Champlain in time for its capture. See the rest of the Green Mountain Boys land at Ticonderoga, along with the train of supplies to maintain them inside the newly captured fort.

Thursday, May 13

Collections Speed Dating: Alonzo Chappel Painting

Facebook, 1pm

It took time for Americans to visualize the capture of Fort Ticonderoga on May 10, 1775. Join Fort Ticonderoga Curator, Dr. Matthew Keagle, to explore a canvas in the museum’s collection that remains one of the most influential, if flawed, reconstructions of this historic event.

Thursday, May 27

From the Ground Up: Locks

Facebook, 1pm

What did soldiers and officers use to lock away military stores and their own personal possessions? Learn about the archaeological locks uncovered at Fort Ticonderoga during the early 20th century restoration in this newest episode of From the Ground Up!

Monday, May 31

Memorial Day Salute to the Soldiers

Facebook, 11am

Join Fort Ticonderoga live as we remember the service of the armed forces of the United States on the very grounds where so many American soldiers fought and sacrificed.

 

As we continue adding to our Digital Campaign, be sure to visit fortticonderoga.org and our social media accounts for more exciting live videos, on-site special events, lectures series, and educational at-home activities that bring history to life!

Fort Ticonderoga and Mount Defiance will be open for daily visitation Tuesday-Sunday May 1-October 31, 2021 from 9:30 am until 5:00 pm (last ticket sold at 4:30 pm). Tickets are encouraged to be purchased online in advance by visiting www.fortticonderoga.org.

 

 

Location:


Details:

Location:
Fort Ticonderoga
Address:
102 Fort Ti Road, Ticonderoga, New York
Contact:
Ph: (518) 585-2821
Visit Web Site   
Date:
Sat, 05/08/2021
Hours:
11:00 AM
Admission:
Some free, others paid programs and require pre-registration.