Upcoming Events at Fort William Henry

War reenactor shooting a musket replica
May 1 - Open for the Season!

Military Demonstrations

Join us every day May 1 – October 30th for daytime military demonstrations and tours!

French and British soldiers marching with flags
August 9 - 12pm

Surrender Ceremony

Annual Surrender Ceremony and wreath laying at the grave of the unknown solider. Ceremony begins at noon outside the fort on the lawn facing Lake George. This free event is open to the public.

last of the mohicans movie
August 26th - 7 PM

Last of the Mohicans Interactive Movie Screening 

You’ve never seen the Last of the Mohicans like this! This is an interactive showing of the 1992 film, Last of the Mohicans. Guests view the film under the stars as reenactors bring the film to life.

Event opens at 7 pm – movie begins at dusk.

Bring your own camp chairs and dress for a cool evening.

Rain date – August 27th

Book here: https://fareharbor.com/embeds/book/fwhmuseum/items/284097/availability/947732237/book/?full-items=yes

Fort by Firelight
October

Fort by Firelight

The fort has surrendered to the enemy and now they are looking for any survivors! The fort’s solders will try to take you safety through the secret dark passageways so you can escape before the enemy finds you! As you make your way out, you’ll be surrounded by musket and cannon fire, smoke and chaos with nothing more than a few torches and candles to light the way!

Reservations are highly recommended. Book online at fwhmuseum.com.

Disclaimer: Tour consists of walking, stairs, darkness, and scary scenarios. Not recommended for those with medical conditions, or children under 5. No coupons accepted for this event. No refunds after tour begins. Tour lasts approx. 20 minutes for each group.

November 11-18

Field of Flags

Our annual salute to veterans by placing over 8,000 American flags on the front lawn of the Fort William Henry Hotel. Each flag represents a veteran. Join us at 11 am on November 11th for a musket salute to honor our veterans.

Want to add a family member’s name to the ceremony? Please send First and Last name, rank, military branch, and period of service to [email protected]