Fort Ticonderoga, New York - Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold, captured the fort on May 10, 1775. The capture stalled a planned British invasion from Canada and also enabled American troops to invade Canada themselves. The British recaptured the fort in 1777 but abandoned it in 1780.

Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine, Baltimore, Maryland, US -- during the Battle of Baltimore, September the valiant defense of the fort inspired Francis Scott Key to write "The Star-Spangled Banner.

Step back in time at Fort Ticonderoga in the Adirondacks, New York, USA. This fort was held by three countries through many battles - including the first American victory of the Revolutionary War. Each year, Fort Ticonderoga features a different year of the fort's exciting history. | tipsforfamilytrips.com | summer vacation | New England | road trip | educational | outdoor

Fort Ticonderoga for families

Fort Ticonderoga in the Adirondacks, New York, USA. This fort was held by three countries through many battles - including the first American victory of the Revolutionary War.

Fort Ticonderoga (Fort Carillon), New York was built by the French in the 18th century

Fort Ticonderoga, Ticonderoga, NY - built by the Canadians and French, it was strategically placed in conflicts over trade routes and played an important role during the French and Indian War and again during the American Revolutionary War.

Fort Ticonderoga

Fort Ticonderago - July 2016 - located on the south end of Lake Champlain in northern NY

Originally constructed by the French between 1754 and 1757, the Fort Ticonderoga exists at a narrows near the south end of Lake Champlain; at the time of its original construction, Fort Ticonderoga controlled a river portage along the mouth of the La Chute River, giving it strategic importance during the 18th-century conflicts between England and France, and the American Revolution.

The woods just outside the fort, where the Black Watch reg. fell, is one of the creepiest places I have ever been.

Fort Ticonderoga

Fort Ticonderoga, NY is a great place to visit. During the Revolutionary War, this fort belonged to the British. By the end of the war, thanks to Benedict Arnold and Ethan Allan, this fort belonged to the USA.

Fort Ticonderoga - Ticonderoga, NY. My son loves this place and we enjoy it too :)

Adventure awaits you at Fort Ticonderoga! Explore 2000 acres of the historic fort's landscape & immerse yourself in history at Fort Ti.

Rare French & Indian War Musket Donated to Fort Ticonderoga

Rare French & Indian War Musket Donated to Fort Ticonderoga

Adirondacks | Historical Fort Ticonderoga

The list of historical figures who helped to shape our country at Fort Ticonderoga is quite extensive. Visit us to learn of the people who made the history at Fort Ticonderoga!

Fort Ticonderoga, NY - Site on a Revolutionary Day

Visit the restored Fort Ticonderoga. No fort in the world has had such an active, yet short history.

Fort Ticonderoga is one of the most significant and oldest historical fort in North America. We offer more than a hundred exciting and unique events each year and great family vacation ideas,  war re-enactments & day trips in New York. For family fun outdoors, visit our website today!

Fort Ticonderoga invites you to embark on a historical adventure!

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