Fort Ticonderoga opens for 2019 daily visitation - 9:30 am to 5:00 pm daily (Last ticket sold at 4:30 pm). Experience Fort Ticonderoga on land and water during 2019! Every day is an event at Fort Ticonderoga and every year is a new experience. This is the only site in the world that tells a new story each year through dynamic historical interpretation and exhibitions, bringing to life its epic story as the Key to the Continent in the 18th century. This year, Fort Ticonderoga will tell the epic story of 1758, the year of the climactic Battle of Carillon! Daily programming will bring to life this story through new programs and exhibits, Carillon boat cruises, living history weekends, special events, beautiful gardens, breathtaking scenery, the Carillon Battlefield hiking trail, the Mount Defiance experience, and hands-on family programs and immersive activities.