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Saratoga National Historical Park

We went to this park on Monday September 10, 2018. Free entry to this park. Very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
davidhale22
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Acton, Massachusetts
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Probably the most important American battlefield

This park is great for a self-drive tour or a bike tour. I recommend stopping at the visitor centre... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
schmayla98
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New York
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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.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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648 Route 32, Stillwater, NY 12170-1604
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+1 518-664-9821
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to this park on Monday September 10, 2018. Free entry to this park. Very knowledgeable rangers are there to answer questions and tell you about what happened here. There is a 20 minute video introduction that is also informative. The inside displays are...More

1  Thank davidhale22
Reviewed 6 days ago

This park is great for a self-drive tour or a bike tour. I recommend stopping at the visitor centre to plan out your visit to make sure that you touch on the highlights of the tour if you want to get the gist of the...More

Thank schmayla98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The park is situated in a beautiful area and there are some excellent views of the Hudson River and distant moutnains along the battlefield road. You can download a an app with info (maybe before you go, there's no wifi and data service is spotty)....More

Thank Tiffany E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed it, but Gettysburg is much better as far as monuments and history. That being said, we would still visit the area again.

Thank roselevis53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is so much to do here. I would recommend that if you are in an RV or towing a fifth wheel or travel trailer, prepare yourself for the speed bumps. This is because these speed bumps are concave, rather than convex. Also, the majority...More

Thank PaleoGypsy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must for history buffs, other reviews will explain why. I can easily visualize the battles that occurred here between the British and American troops

Thank edq88222
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saratoga National Historical Park is unique in that it isn’t structured like your traditional national park site. The battle of Saratoga was an important victory for the continental army as it helped gain France’s support for the war effort and was Benedict Arnold’s finest moment...More

1  Thank Lou L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Free admission to park. Visitor center includes audio interactive map (15 min) and video (20 min). Park staff are helpful and knowledgeable. Driving tour is 9 miles of scenic landscape and narrative talking points (with free app on smartphone) for 10 landmarks.

Thank Tammy C
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

A small park with importbattle fought there. A fine 20 min intro movie and light show outlining battle. Then one can drive 10 mile driving route with app giving audio tour. Fine bit of history.

Thank frequentraveler13
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

This park has been on my bucket list for awhile and we finally got here. We always stop at the visitor center for our passport stamp and pin purchase. The ranger there was helpful in helping us plan our visit and recommended the audio tour...More

Thank Heather C
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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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