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Now Open for the Season

The Museum is now Open for the 2019 Season!

7-Days a week

10am - 4pm

The Truth About Alexander Hamilton

Was Hamilton born in 1755 or 1757?

What was Hamilton’s role in the Newburgh Conspiracy?

Hamilton was married in Albany, NY? 

Before you head to Proctors in Schenectady to see Hamilton the Musical, find out the answers to these questions and other Hamilton discoveries!

The Fort Plain Museum welcomes back Hamilton Historian, Michael E. Newton on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 6:00 PM.

Also available will be Mr. Newton's newly released book, Discovering Hamilton.

Genealogy Day 2019

Thank you to our Conference Sponsors

The 2019 Conference would not be possible without the support from many friends, we thank you all!

Registration is Now Open

Registration is now open for the 5th annual American Revolution Mohawk Valley Conference, Please Click Here for Registration and Information

Thank you to our Conference Sponsors

Conference Registration Opens this Friday, March 8th

Conference Registration and Details will be released this Friday, March 8th. Don't miss out on a great long weekend in the Mohawk Valley with history and fun!

George Washington's Birthday Symposium

Thank you to the over 100 attendees, the line-up of great speakers, the Fulton-Montgomery Community College, the Museum volunteers, and everyone who made this event a great success. We hope to see you all back in 2020! 

2019 American Revolution Mohawk Valley Conference

The Fort Plain Museum's 2019 American Revolution Mohawk Valley Conference is Scheduled for June 6-9, 2019. 

Christmas at the Fort!

The Fort Plain Museum’s annual holiday event, Christmas at the Fort, will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 from 10 am to 4 pm and is free admission. This event is held at the museum, located at 389 Canal Street, Fort Plain, NY 13339. 

New this year is a local author book signing including the forthcoming book, George Washington and the Mohawk Frontier by Norm Bollen.

Open Nov 23rd and 24th!

The Fort Plain Museum will be open Nov 23rd and Nov 24th for all your holiday shopping needs. Everyone will receive 20% off their entire purchase. Thank you for supporting the museum.

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