fort ticonderoga http://wamc.org en Fort Ticonderoga Reports Growth in Visits and Revenue http://wamc.org/post/fort-ticonderoga-reports-growth-visits-and-revenue <p>Fort Ticonderoga, one of the nation's oldest historic sites, is reporting increases in attendance, revenues and donations during its 2012 season.<br><br>It was only a few years ago that Fort Ticonderoga’s financial situation was so tenuous that there was talk it would have to shut down for a season or auction part of its collection of artifacts and artwork to raise money. Officials at the Fort executed a comprehensive plan to fortify its financial stability, completing Phase One in March.&nbsp; Fort Ticonderoga President and CEO Beth Hill says their efforts led to a remarkable season. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 23:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52910 at http://wamc.org Fort Ticonderoga remembering events of 1775 http://wamc.org/post/fort-ticonderoga-remembering-events-1775 <p>Fort Ticonderoga in upstate New York, the site of pivotal moments in the French and Indian and Revolutionary Wars, opens for the season this week. WAMC&rsquo;s Alan Chartock spoke with Executive Director Beth Hill about this summer&rsquo;s programs.</p> Wed, 16 May 2012 13:51:26 +0000 Alan Chartock 39089 at http://wamc.org Fort Ticonderoga remembering events of 1775