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See an active archaeological excavation take place at Fort Ligonier during the Juniata College Field School on the grounds of historic Fort Ligonier!
Kids LOVE Cannon Ball Club! 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM every Wednesday in July and early August. Activities may include crafts, scavenger hunts, museum quests and more! Perfect for ages...
"Enter the Memory Machine!" Enjoy an evening where the museum comes alive and you meet interesting people and characters from 1758! Friday evening program (7 - 9 PM) $15; Overnight...
Enjoy a fun, casual evening with friends at the fort with live music, refreshments and living history demonstrations. (Held in the upper fort area. $8/members; $10/members)
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Activities and demonstrations including 18th century cooking and musket firing. Meet the people of the 18th century including a British officer, a laundress and regimental tailor. 10 AM - 4...
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Step into history as Ligonier commemorates the 1758 Battle of Fort Ligonier during this amazing annual town-wide three-day festival!
The unique George Washington collection at Fort Ligonier features his original saddle pistols, his 11-page "Remarks" on the French and Indian War and a Rembrandt Peale portrait.
General John Forbes gave his name in 1758 to a challenging British military expedition and to a remarkable new road he opened. Follow the Forbes Trail through Pennsylvania history.
Drawn from the Fort Ligonier permanent collection is a world-class exhibition telling the story of the decisive 18th century Seven Years' War, known as the French and Indian War in America.
See the history of Fort Ligoner from its construction in 1758 and the arrival of Forbes Army to December of of 1758 when Washington departed.
The Juniata archaeological Field School did excavations at Fort Ligonier!
Find inspiration for your trip to the Laurel Highlands, just a short drive from Pittsburgh!
Watch the new Fort Ligonier TV spot!
Save the Date! Friday, September 15, 2017. Click here for more information.