Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site, Sackets Harbor

Discover Sackets Harbor's story during the War of 1812. See how residents at the Navy Yard in 1860 got caught up in a national event. Explore the site's historic structures, glimpse the past through living history demonstrations, and experience the unsurpassed water vista. Grounds open year-round. Structures open seasonally mid-May through Labor Day Weekend.
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  • Even though it was raining, we enjoyed this beautiful and historic site. Staff are friendly and helpful.  more »
  • We had a great "pet friendly" visit to the park - the grounds are beautiful and there are plenty of placards that educate you to the War of 1812 for the area. It's a nice area to walk around and follo...  more »
  • We had a great tour from Amy today of the Commandant's House ! She was quite knowledgeable and friendly. The gift shop is quite nice with a wide selection and great prices. Before the tour (available every hour)you can read about the history and watch videos while you wait. We walked around the entire grounds and listened to the audio on the phone (qr code available on several of the signs) as we walked. Fantastic views !
  • It was great! We got a great tour of an old commandant's house for 3$! The grounds were very nice. And there were plenty of exhibits.

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