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Saratoga National Historical Park

648 Route 32, Stillwater, NY 12170-1604
+1 518-664-9821
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Awesome Park!

I've been to Saratoga National Park on numerous occassions. The history is amazing. A lot of people... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
NYnick1
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Wonderful piece of history

It was raining the whole time we were there, but that did not damper our experience. The visitor... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
marimbittersweet
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Site of the historic 1777 Battles of Saratoga, which represented the first significant victory for the rebels in the American Revolution. Today, the 3,200-acre park is a popular tourism and recreation site and a wildlife conservation area.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“driving tour” (29 reviews)
“visitor center” (59 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
648 Route 32, Stillwater, NY 12170-1604
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+1 518-664-9821
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"driving tour"
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"revolutionary war"
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"visitor center"
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"british army"
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"benedict arnold"
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"battle sites"
in 7 reviews
"mile loop"
in 7 reviews
"history buff"
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"short film"
in 11 reviews
"burial site"
in 3 reviews
"introductory film"
in 4 reviews
"saratoga springs"
in 9 reviews
"hiking trail"
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"important battle"
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"troop movements"
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"self guided tour"
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"hudson river"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Saratoga National Park on numerous occassions. The history is amazing. A lot of people upstate don't realize the significance of the Battle of Saratoga during the Revolution! There is a small exhibit where you can learn about the battle, and there are...More

Thank NYnick1
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

It was raining the whole time we were there, but that did not damper our experience. The visitor center is packed with information about the battle. Most of the battlefield is accessible via a car. There are walking trails and horse riding trails. Next time...More

Thank marimbittersweet
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Although the driving part was closed for the season, we still really enjoyed both the visitor center with its description of the battle / times as well as the 4.2 very well-marked walking trail. I’d like to get back here again in the fall for...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

American History is an interesting topic. It’s amazing to me that a conflict as transformative as the American Revolution takes a back seat for most people when compared to the American Civil War. A conflict that nearly collapsed the democratic experiment. I find the history...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

We make a habit of visiting the park every year we visit our daughter in Latham NY. The battlefield driving tour on a sunny fall day, with the leaves turning, is spectacular, With a degree in history, I love speaking with the guides, they are...More

Thank PatM52807
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I have been going here for 45 years. Beautiful place for history, hiking, biking, watching wildlife, cross county skiing. Many generations share this gem ...peaceful day trip.

Thank Carol Z
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Saratoga National Historical Park I recommend using one of the apps that give you a self guided tour of the 10 highlighted stops throughout the park. It's very informative. We spent about 1&1/2 hours going through the grounds. The area is wide open at places...More

Thank 2017Wine
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

An important battle site of the Revolutionary War. The area is maintained as it was at the time of the war. We had a guided tour with a very knowledgeable guide who at times provided more detail than we could absorb. We got to the...More

Thank Calhu
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The Visitor Center provided a great deal of background information that helped us to get the most out of our visit. There was an introductory film that explained the battle. Even more informative was this large light-up model of the battlefield that played a presentation...More

Thank agdwsu
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

As visitors from the UK we learned a lot about the strategic importance of this battle site in the War of Independence, particularly as it was not taught in great depth when I was at school in England. The volunteers were more than happy to...More

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873janed
5 October 2015|
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Response from Jenswar | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. The only fee for this park was $5 per car and it was good for 5 days. There is a gift shop so you may be able to purchase passes there.
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