Events Calendar

2018 events and programs

Saturday, Apr 07 - Sunday, Apr 08
Seven Years' War Symposium - This year's Symposium will feature presentations by scholars of Native American History and Culture. List of guest speakers, session topics, agenda and registration are available - 724-238-9701 or e-mail cgross@fortligonier.org.  The two-day program will be held in the Fort Ligonier Center for History Education. Sponsored by the Pritzker Military Foundation and the Eden Hall Foundation.
Wednesday, Apr 18
Cherokee Peace Chief Visits Fort Ligonier - 6:00 PM - Join us for an engaging evening with Robert Rambo, portrayer of Attakullakulla - Cherokee Peace Chief. Known as "the most important Indian of his day" who led the largest tribe in North America as they struggled to survive a changing world. (1.5 Act 48 hours available for Pennsylvania Teachers)  $12|Fort Ligonier Association Members; $15|Non-members; $8|Students (ages 6-21)
Wednesday, Apr 18
Homeschool Day - Hands-on educational programming especially for homeschool and cyber school students. Take advantage of the $9 per person Early Bird Registration which opens on March 26 through April 8. $12 per person after April 8. Contact Candace @ cgross@fortligonier.org or 724-238-9701 for details.
Saturday, Apr 28
Meet George Washington - Enjoy a memorable conversation with George Washington, by Dean Malissa, the official portrayer of our nation's first President at Mount Vernon. "Gallery Talks" will be held in Fort Ligonier Museum's new George Washington Gallery throughout the day.
Sunday, May 06
Free Museum Day - 10 am - 4 pm - Explore FOUR Ligonier Valley Museums for FREE! See new exhibits, meet special guests, enjoy fun activities at Fort Ligonier, Compass Inn, Ligonier Valley Rail Road Museum and the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art.
Monday, Jun 11 - Friday, Jun 15
Fort Kids Camp I - June 11-15, 2018 - Fort Ligonier's fun, interactive day camp is legendary! For kids who have completed grades K-6, your little soldier will experience 18th century frontier life while exploring the Fort, playing games and making new friends! Advance registration is required. Scholarships are available through the Tom Sitler Fort Kids Camp Fund! Email:  mmanges@fortligonier.org for details.
Monday, Jul 16 - Friday, Jul 20
Fort Kids Camp II - July 16-20, 2018 - Fort Ligonier's fun, interactive day camp is legendary! For kids who have completed grades K-6, your little soldier will experience 18th century frontier life while exploring the Fort, playing games and making new friends! Advance registration is required. Scholarships are available through the Tom Sitler Fort Kids Camp Fund! Email: mmanges@fortligonier.org for details.
Fri - Saturday: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Sun: 11 AM - 4:00 PM
Fort Historic Site closed for winter maintenance and restoration work. Will re-open April 2, 2018.
Open Winter Weekends! Museum|Museum Store open Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays, Nov. 24, 2017 - Mar. 31, 2018.
The Museum is Handicap Accessible