historic tourism

New England News
5:40 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Scenic Byway Campaign Aims to Discover Hidden Gems

The Western Massachusetts Scenic Byways marketing campaign aims to attract visitors with an interactive website listing region, culture, history, and recreation opportunities.
Credit Western Massachusetts Scenic Byways

Scenic roads are a staple of western Massachusetts, and a new marketing campaign is trying to make sure people know what that part of the state has to offer.

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New York News
6:20 pm
Wed November 28, 2012

Fort Ticonderoga Reports Growth in Visits and Revenue

Fort Ticonderoga, one of the nation's oldest historic sites, is reporting increases in attendance, revenues and donations during its 2012 season.

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.  Fort Ticonderoga President and CEO Beth Hill says their efforts led to a remarkable season.

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