Fort William Henry Museum

48 Canada Street Lake George, NY 12845 |

Overview

The Fort is open May to October, Sitting atop a small rise, Fort William Henry commanded the southern end of Lake George November 1755 to August 1757 during the French & Indian War. Guided tours are conducted every hour on the hour .

The museum contains many artifacts discovered during archeological digs at the site and search of the lake near the fort. At the end of each tour, children are asked if they wish to Join the Kings Army as a soldier. Soldiers will be given a uniform, musket and a chance to drill with the soldiers. After firing the musket, they will be given a certificate signing them up as soldiers and a coin for payment. 

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May
30
Tue
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Fort William Henry Museum 48 Canada Street  Lake GeorgeNY  12845
Jun
5
Mon
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Fort William Henry Conference Center, 48 Canada Street, Lake George, NY
Jun
5
Mon
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM at Fort William Henry Hotel and Conference Center - White Lion Room, 48 Canada Street, Lake George, NY 12845
Jun
5
Mon
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at Fort William Henry Big Top Tent
Jun
5
Mon
9:00 PM to 10:30 PM at Fort William Henry Museum, 48 Canada Street, Lake George, NY 12845
Jun
6
Tue
7:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Fort William Henry Hotel and Conference Center - White Lion Room, 48 Canada Street, Lake George, NY 12845
Jun
6
Tue
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Fort William Henry Conference Center, 48 Canada Street, Lake George, NY
Jun
6
Tue
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Fort William Henry Museum 48 Canada Street  Lake GeorgeNY  12845
Jun
6
Tue
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Fort William Henry Conference Center, 48 Canada Street, Lake George, NY
Jun
7
Wed
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM at Fort William Henry Conference Center, 48 Canada Street, Lake George, NY

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