Tours & Tickets – Open Daily from May 1st

Guided Tours (Reservations recommended)

  • Adult $19.95
  • Senior (62+) $15.95
  • Student (15-21) $16.95
  • Child (5-14) $9.00

Call (518) 668-5471 for additional information.

Haunted History Tours (Reservations recommended)

  • Adult $19.95
  • Senior (62+) $15.95
  • Student (15-21) $16.95
  • Child (5-14) $9.00

Call (518) 668-5471 for additional information

Plus NYS tax. Military/Veterans-free with ID.

Tour Details Explore the Sights, Sounds and Stories at the Fort.

NEW: Interactive Virtual Tours

Discover Fort William Henry from your home or classroom!

Fort interpreters come to you on a live, interactive virtual tour!

Learn about the French and Indian War and the important role played by Fort William Henry. Watch as the soldier explains and fires the Brown Bess Musket. Time allotted for questions at the end of this interactive live presentation.

Tours are scheduled at your convenience!

  • For more information, please call 518-964-6647 or 518-668-5471

Guided Fort Tours

Discover 18th century living at Fort William Henry in 1757 as two world powers fought for control of North America.

Tours begin with a museum tour of the main exhibits, spanning the European contact to the battles at Fort William Henry. Speak with a soldier to learn some of the vast history of the area and witness a musket and cannon firing.

  • Daily May 1st – Oct 31st


Haunted History Tours

“With this much history, there are bound to be some ghost stories…”

The area surrounding Fort William Henry has been the scene for countless battles, terrible disease and harsh climate.  With hundreds of years of history, there are bound to be some ghost stories.

Hear stories that have been handed down over the years, as well as the personal experiences of guides leading the tour. You may even encounter your own paranormal experience or capture an other-worldly image. (Tour requires walking, stairs and dark places.)                

  • September 2nd – October 30th 
    •  Thursday, Friday & Saturday 6:30pm, 7:30pm, 8:30pm                            


Group Visits & Tours

We welcome motor coach and group visits. Custom tours are available for all ages.

Group tours of the Fort include:

  • Uniformed guide meets your group to begin the guided tour
  • Musket loading and firing demonstration
  • Cannon firing demonstration
  • Self guided tour of museum and exhibits