Don't Just Walk by History....Truly Experience it!

COLONIAL HISTORY PROGRAMS and what folks are saying about them!


       Where history has been made...we bring it to life for our guests.
Did you know that our region was the epicenter for our country's first real major world war?  What was life like for the Colonial Soldier and his family?   or where the 250 year old sunken boats are?

If you are looking for something unique and memorable to do on your vacation our Explore History walking tours in Lake George Village are the perfect fit!  These historic walking tours are educational, entertaining, good excercise and fun for all ages.
Meet a British Soldier from 1757!

See where  "The War that Made America really came true!" 

 Advance purchase suggested but not required.                     

Check availability & buy tickets online:                   
Lake George Walking History Tours
Or to purchase by phone call Zerve (800) 979-3370


"Waterways of War" Historic Walking Tours
of Lake George with Colonial Costumed Guides Kevin & Luisa Sherman     
Tour takes 1.5 HOURS but actual length of walk is less than 3/4 of a mile so its easy for most people to do---there is a lot of history in a short distance!)

Every Tuesday & Wednesday evening at 7:15 PM  (19:15) from the Lake George Visitor Center rear porch area (June 17-August 27)

Adults: (18 years and older)  $17 per person
Seniors: (62+)                        $15 per person
Youth: (13-17 years old)        $10 per person
Child: 12 and Under are FREE with paid adult

Visit our FAQ Page for more specific tour information!

Here is what you will discover and learn about...

    • King Hendricks & Sir William Johnston Monument A British officer and Native American Chief)  who fought side by side to defeat the advancing French armies in 1755.
    • Siege of Fort William Henry Battlefield the site of several key military battles between the British and French Armies from 1755 to 1758. 
    • Fort William Henry, perhaps most remembered due to its inclusion in James Fenimore Cooper's fictional novel, The Last of the Mohicans.  Exterior tour only.
    • Historic Shipwreck sites/information- learn about the submerged fleet and more about the unique underwater history trail.
    • French Army Artillery Lines  Learn about the locations, techniques and strategies required for firing an 18th Century cannon.
    • Colonial Gravesites while all of the locations of buried soldiers will never be known, there have been some graves located and other memorials commemorated. 
    • Lake George as a strategic highway-- Learn how strategic island vantage points, sheer cliffs and Lake George itself proved to be key elements in military domination and struggles. 
    • Father Isaac Jogues Statue--the first white man, a Jesuit Missionary Priest, who saw Lake George.  Learn about his struggles to bring Christianity to the Native Peoples.                                                                                                                                                     
Buy tickets online  or call Zerve at (800) 979-3370


Find out where the secret echo spot is on our tour!

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We also host private tours and colonial history workshops for:

Family Groups
Bus Tours/ Step-on Service
Student & Senior Tours
RV Groups
Individualized Tours

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