Saratoga Battlefield National Historic Monument

Saratoga Battlefield National Historical Park , Stillwater

Part of the National Park Service since 1938, this park features a memorial to the great battles of the American Revolution, especially those of 1777 which renewed hope for the patriots in the fight for independence. This 10-mile long site has an access road for cars that passes through vast grasslands with scenic views of Hudson River.

photograph of Saratoga Monument
Saratoga Monument,  Image Source


To learn more about the park, please click here. Operating hours and seasons can be found here.

Distance: 25 miles, 45 minutes from Union College

Schuyler House, Schuylerville

photograph of Schuyler House, Image Source: Village of Schuylerville
Schuyler House, Village of Schuylerville, NY

Image Source: Village of Schuylerville

General Schuyler’s home, which was built in 29 days in 1777, is eight miles north of the battlefield on route 4 in nearby Schuylerville.

Distance: 35 miles, 55 minutes from Union College