I just wrote a piece about what it takes to open some Saratoga National Historical Park infrastructure for the summer season.
You can check that article out this weekend but here's some info about the park and its facilities.
From the press release:
Saratoga National Historical Park announces season opening
WHAT: Beginning of summer season at Saratoga National Historical Park
WHEN: Memorial Day weekend, Saturday – Monday, May 24-26, 2014
· Schuyler House (Rt. 4, south part of the Village of Schuylerville) and Saratoga Monument (Burgoyne Street, Village of Victory) open Saturday – Monday of Memorial Day weekend, from 9 AM to 5 PM;
· Schuyler House and Saratoga Monument open Fridays – Sundays, plus major holidays, 9 AM to 5 PM through the summer season;
· Saratoga Battlefield (between Rt. 4 and Rt. 32 just north of the Village of Stillwater), tour road open 9 AM to 5 PM through May, and starting June 1st open
9 AM to 6 PM for the summer season.
WHO: Saratoga Battlefield, Schuyler House, Saratoga Monument, together with Victory Woods (Village of Victory, just south of Saratoga Monument), make up Saratoga National Historical Park, site of “the most important battle in the last 1000 years.”
For more information about this or other events, please call the Visitor Center at