5:30 – 7:30 PM A casual evening with friends at the Fort! Pizza-baking demonstrations in our field ovens by Sharon Detar, refreshments, and great music by Joe Golden and Pat Petrarca....
30 - 31
Encampment, drills and musket firing demonstrations
Special educational programs for home school students and families. Advance registration required.
6:00 – 9:00 PM Food, fun, auctions and more! Proceeds benefit Fort Ligonier’s operations and educational programs. Advance tickets required. Call for sponsorship information.
Special educational programs for home school students and families. Advance registration required.
10 - 12
FRIDAY- Gallery talks with Col. Henry Bouquet. Living history demonstrations throughout the weekend.  SATURDAY & SUNDAY – Artillery Demonstrations (1:30 & 3:30 PM Saturday; 1:00 & 3:00 PM Sunday) and...
6:00 PM - Lecture program to commemorate Washington's Friendly Fire Incident by noted artist, Chas Fagan, an accomplished and gifted portraitist, sculptor and painter.
06 - 07
12:00 – 4:00 PM Visit in our museum galleries and enjoy holiday shopping in Fort Ligonier’s Museum Store. Free admission. Outside Fort area will be closed. Penn-Trafford Community Flute Choir to...
FREE ADMISSION at Fort Ligonier as well as Compass Inn, Antiochian Heritage Museum, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art in the Ligonier Valley, Lincoln Highway Experience and Ligonier Valley Rail Road...
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.
Mark your calendars for The Musket Ball, Friday, September 19. Click here for more information.
Operating hours:
Mon - Sat: 10am - 4:30pm
Sun: 12pm - 4:30pm
Effective June 16, hours will be 9am to 4:30 pm
Open April 12 - November 9, 2014
The generous support of our donors and members enable us to continue our mission.
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