Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site, Sackets Harbor

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Battlefield Tourist Spot
Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site is a historically important location in Jefferson County, New York, USA. The historic site is south of the Village of Sackets Harbor in the Town of Hounsfield. Two battles were fought near this location during the War of 1812.The site includes exhibits, a restored 1850s Navy Yard and Commandant's House, outdoor signs, and guided and self-guided tours. There are costumed interpretive guides in the summer months who re-enact a soldier's camp life in 1813.It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.
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  • This was a beautiful place to take a walk. Well recommended if you are in Sackets Harbor. A wonderful view of the water.  more »
  • We had visited friends in this area and they had taken us here. Very interesting history. I learned when I had returned home and working on my family genealogy I find I had ancestor's who fought here....  more »
  • Beautiful park overlooking Lake Ontario. Many cannons in the park. And others building, but we didn't go to because we were cold during the winter.  more »
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  • Nice park overlooking the lake and harbor. The walking tour takes you through the battle fought here during the War of 1812
  • Cute little town on the lake with a beautiful historic park and a nice patio bar with vegan options
  • Great place on a sunny Summer Sunday afternoon.
  • Nice park for the July 4 fireworks
  • Let's just say, it was not worth the effort.