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Excellent side trip

Stopped here after a trip to Fort Ticonderoga. Fascinating story behind the house, which was never... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2019
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Talks

We went there to hear a talk on Jews in the Andirondacks. Their staff compiled and presented what... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2019
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Delmar, New York
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Jul 22, 2019
“Excellent side trip”
Jun 8, 2019
“Talks”
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The Ticonderoga Historical Society, organized in 1897 and chartered by the New York State Board of Regents in 1909, preserves and interprets history through collections, exhibits, programs and community outreach. With a primary focus on the...more
Suggested Duration:1-2 hours
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6 Moses Cir, Ticonderoga, NY 12883-1041
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Stopped here after a trip to Fort Ticonderoga. Fascinating story behind the house, which was never lived in, it was built as a recreation of John Hancock's house in Boston. Lots of displays and artifacts. Staff was friendly and knowledgeable. I highly recommend this for people
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Response from TheTiHistSoc, Guest Relations Manager at Ticonderoga Historical Society
Responded Jul 25, 2019
Thanks for the review! We hope you'll come back again soon.
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We went there to hear a talk on Jews in the Andirondacks. Their staff compiled and presented what was an amazing journey with pictures of the 1800s - 1900s.
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I've been wanting to visit the Hancock House for a while and since we were in the area for Ticonderoga and Saratoga, it was the perfect chance. It's a replica of John Hancock's house that was let fall to ruin in Boston and torn down in the 19th century (the loss of the Hancock
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Response from TheTiHistSoc, Guest Relations Manager at Ticonderoga Historical Society
Responded Jul 25, 2019
Thank you for the wonderful review! Please visit again soon. Those interested in finding out when our exhibits change may check out our website.
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This is a great stop to learn about the history of Lake Champlain and the battles that went on there long before our time. So is Fort Ti, do them both, learn lots!
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Response from TheTiHistSoc, Guest Relations Manager at Ticonderoga Historical Society
Responded Aug 12, 2018
Thanks for visiting us!
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They have an excellent museum. Have monthly Friday evening talks on different aspects of area history.different each time. the first week in December sale which includes three local museums. Fort Ticonderoga museum. Ticonderoga Heritage museum and the Handcock (Ticonderoga
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