Immerse yourself in the daily life of 1775 at Ticonderoga. Watch as soldiers work as carpenters to maintain the fort. Learn how maintenance and the repair of clothing, shoes, and weapons were vital for the American Army’s success. Examine the science of gunnery and discover Fort Ticonderoga’s massive cannon collection. Stand in the very spot where Henry Knox began his Noble Train of Artillery.
Colonel Henry Knox, a Boston bookseller and avid reader, impressed General Washington and his council of war, becoming colonel of the Continental Army’s artillery. His first challenge was to bring guns from Ticonderoga to the siege of Boston.
102 Fort Ti Road
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