Become a member

Our Mission; For Teachers


Little Wood Creek

Upcoming Events

Gift Shop

Archaeological Field School





Archaeology Field School

The Field School will be excavating several 18th century military sites around Fort Edward and will once again be headquartered at the Rogers Island Visitors Center. Artifacts from the current digs can be seen as they are processed in the Center's laboratory as well as artifacts discovered from prior excavations in Fort Edward. Archaeologists conduct weekday noon lectures in the Center's gallery throughout the dig.


  Archaeology Field School


DATE: July 8th to August 16th 2013

HOURS: 10 am - 4 pm for visitors
              9 am - 5 pm for diggers

LOCATION: Rogers Island Visitors Center

Additional Field School Links:

Fort Edward / Rogers Island History and Timeline



SPONSORS: SUNY Adirondack Community College, Rogers Island Visitors Center




Open from May 14th to October 12th
Wednesday - Saturday 10:00 - 4:00
Sundays 1:00 - 4:00
Closed Mondays, Tuesdays and most major holidays.


Closed Nov - May


11 Rogers Island Drive (off Rte. 197) PO Box 208, Fort Edward, NY 12828

Phone:  518-747-3693