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Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site

504 W. Main Street, Sackets Harbor, NY 13685
+1 315-646-3634
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Very scenic and Historic

Awesome place in Sackets Harbor. Many a time spent just walking or there for concerts. The placards... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Beautiful historic Park

Visited the park this past weekend, a lovely October day with beautiful views of Lake Ontario and... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Westtown, New York
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504 W. Main Street, Sackets Harbor, NY 13685
+1 315-646-3634
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome place in Sackets Harbor. Many a time spent just walking or there for concerts. The placards are very informative. Quiet, serene,historic

Thank rochecarola
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Visited the park this past weekend, a lovely October day with beautiful views of Lake Ontario and self guided tour of tje battlefield. Buildings where officers were living have been preserved and bring you back to an earlier time. Nice walk on paved walkway. Sackets...More

Thank Lennismom
Reviewed 23 September 2017

A self guided tour of historic Sackets Harbor is a must! With the Battlefield, you will learn the history of when the War of 1812 was fought here. You can also visit the mansion and learn even more about the battles fought. Stick your head...More

1  Thank DaytonaLocalDiner
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This site is big, much bigger than you initially think, and it's well-taken care of (lawn manicured, trails clean and orderly). The problem is that there is a lack of resources to really tell the story of what happened. There are some markers and a...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

this place is so cool ,so much history on this site,on the walk there is push button speakers to tell you about the battle that took place

Thank Wayne G
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This was a pleasant walk with good signage and a great view of the lake and harbor. Include in your walk the humble but interesting museum about one block away and the tourist bureau. Both have exhibits worth a few minutes of your time.

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is the kind of small town USA that retains a sense of community and undisturbed summer freshness, slightly but not entirely off the tourist map. Because it is located relatively far from major urban centers (excepting the modest city of Watertown, NY), the battlefield...More

Thank Photospeaker
Reviewed 20 August 2017

History lesson while enjoying a beautiful day and walk around this historic battlefield. It is well worth the hour or so to walk and read the placards placed around the paved pathways (beware of deer tick) and learn about our country's history. There is a...More

Thank Ellesor826
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

A large park on the edge of water where the great Battle of Sacketts Harbor occurred. They do reenactments certain times during the summer. Worth the stop!

Thank Fire6257
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Not much is open before 11am on a Sunday in Sacket's Harbour. The friendly staff at the battlefield area decided to open the little museum an hour early when they saw the number of people wandering around. Admission is free for most of the park...More

Thank Bryan B
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Barbara F
24 October 2017|
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Response from Fire6257 | Reviewed this property |
Try sackettsharborbattlefield for a schedule. They have 2017 listed, not sure when 2018 calendar will be done. I was up there many times this summer, seems they have a reenactment once a month. Always seemed to be cannon... More