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Fort Montgomery State Historic Site

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Get the guide map at the front desk and start your visit. If you are lucky there might be a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charles O
garden city
Excellent historic fort dating from the American Revolution

Your imagination can run wild as you walk the grounds of this fort, captured by the British during... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Laurence J
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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690 Route 9W, Fort Montgomery, NY 10922
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get the guide map at the front desk and start your visit. If you are lucky there might be a demonstration/ program going on or call ahead to see what they have going on. Talk to the folks at the front desk they know everything....More

Thank Charles O
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Your imagination can run wild as you walk the grounds of this fort, captured by the British during the American Revolution...the scenery is also beautiful, especially down by the Hudson River. Visitor Center was unfortunately closed on the Tuesday we visited...

Thank Laurence J
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Worth a visit. We stopped by when we went to Peekskill to write an article on the Paramount Hudson Valley Theater.

Thank Tim Smith D
Reviewed 26 May 2018

the Battle of Fort Montgomery is not featured in many history books, but it was a critical part of the two other battles at Saratoga and Oriskany. If the Americans had not held up the British at Fort Montgomery, a fleet of ships might have...More

2  Thank MikeB4118
Reviewed 29 April 2018

This place was really built up since the last time I was here, years ago, and I'm glad that I came back. There's now a visitor's center/museum, which is small, but does justice to the history of Fort Montgomery, and the battle which took place...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018

A little pavilion with some revolutionary artifacts. A few short pathways to stroll around, to or three cannons. Good view on river Hudson and Bear Mountain Bridge. A place of reenactments, check out the dates, interesting and well done, medium scale. One can make it...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

This battle was a loss for the colonists, but it led to the fortifications at West Point. An interesting visit.

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Our hotel manager recommended the Fort as a good place to hike. The trails through and around the historic site wound around and through the site where Fort Montgomery stood during the Revolutionary War. A self guiding tour explained how the fort figured in the...More

Thank 3Eagles
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Fort Montgomery is basking in history and the center of this history is this revolutionary war fort. A key player in defending the Hudson River and just south of West Point. The site is made up primarily of information boards next to the mounds and...More

1  Thank Bob F
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The ruins of a revolutionary war fortress. There's not alot of the structure left, but you get a nice glimpse of some history of the Revolution and beautiful views of the hudson.

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