2017 events and programs
Saturday, Jan 20 - Sunday, Jan 21
Ligonier Ice Fest Weekend - Fort Ligonier Museum is open during Ice Fest! Saturday, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM and Sunday, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Tour our new galleries and while you are warming up, you may even learn some little-known facts about ice in the 18th Century! (Outside historic site closed for winter maintenance and restoration.)
Friday, Feb 16
Trivia Night - 6:30 - 8:30 PM - In honor of his February birthday, many questions will pertain to George Washington! Gather friends and family and compete against other teams in this fun evening of trivia at the Fort! Snacks and refreshments are provided. $12/members of the Fort Ligonier Association; $15/non-members
Sunday, Feb 18
Lecture by David Preston - 2:00 PM - "The Military Education of George Washington in the Braddock Expedition" will be presented by David Preston, "One of the most gifted young historians writing today," according to Pulitzer-Prize winner David Hackett Fischer. David L. Preston is an award-winning historian of early America with a special interest in war and peace among the French, British and Indian peoples of the 18th century. Join us in the Fort Ligonier Center for History Education for Professor Preston's presentation and discussion. $15/members of the Fort Ligonier Association; $20/non-members.