Upcoming Events

Dec 07

Christmas at the Fort - Author Book Fair

Thank you everyone for attending Christmas at the Fort. The date for next year is December 7, 2024. Below are details from 2023.


Christmas at the Fort

Saturday, December 2, 2023

11 am - 5 pm

The Museum is Located

at 389 Canal Street, Fort Plain, NY 13339

40% - 50% Off Clearance Book Sale - Many Titles to Choose From

All other books and gift shop items 20% Entire Purchase

German Beer will be served by Eisenadler Brauhaus

There will be plenty Refreshments and Christmas Cheer!

2023 Author Fair (Authors will be selling their books):


Defeating Slavery: Hamilton’s American System Showed the Way by Nancy Bradeen Spannaus

Also by Nancy - Hamilton Versus Wall Street: The Core Principles of the American System of Economics

Wanda Easter Burch - The Home Voices Speak Louder Than the Drums: Dreams and the Imagination in Civil War Letters and Memoirs

Ken Jones - Sam's Sam the Gallows Bird

Ken also has other local titles too

Kiersten Marcil - Witness to the Revolution

Rosemay Nichols - Building the Erie Canal - Murder in Rome

Stolen - Civil War Series Volume 1


Jeff O'Connor - Skohere and the Birth of New York’s Western Frontier 1609 - 1731 Volume I 1609 - 1686 and Volume II 1687 - 1731

The Old Stone Fort: Guardian of Schoharie County History Since 1772


Veronica Pastecki - Whipponnock Creek: The Life and Times of Will Traylor

Don Rittner - Watervliet Historic Images

Remembering Albany: Heritage on the Hudson

Albany Through Time

Schenectady: Frontier Village to Colonial City

Troy Through Time

& many others on Local History!


Heidi Sprouse - Whispers of Liberty

Liberty's Promise 

Liberty's Legacy

Liberty's Price


Phillip D. Weaver - The 3rd New Jersey in New York: Stories from The Jersey Greys of 1776


Don Williams - Grandfather’s Tool Chest

Saga Of Nicholas Stoner, Or, A Tale Of The Adirondacks: Saga Of Nicholas Stoner

Don Williams' Inside the Adirondack Blue Line

& many other titles on the Adirondacks and Local History


Wayne Lenig - Fort Plain, Fork Plank, Fort Rensselaer: The Revolutionary War Forts of Canajohary

Norman J. Bollen - George Washington and the Mohawk Frontier

Thank you for supporting the Fort Plain Museum & Historical Park, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. All book sale proceeds go to historic preservation, artifact acquisition, exhibit building and educational programming.