Displays tell of the generations of guns, mines, airplanes and missiles that have protected the harbor from seaward invasion. The collection includes U.S. Army uniforms, accoutrements and equipment, edged weapons, small arms, cannon and munitions from 1800 to present. Models, dioramas and miniatures of New York soldiers through history are also on display. A self-guided tour of the fort takes about 90 minutes.
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OngoingArtifacts commemorate the bravery and heroism of those who fought in the revolutionary war.
Updated: July 19, 2010