Feast Day of St. Barbara at Old Fort Niagara | Kids Out and About Buffalo

Feast Day of St. Barbara at Old Fort Niagara

Celebrate the Feast Day of St. Barbara with a special tour that ends with a bang! St.Barbara was a third century Greek martyr (born in Phoenicia) who, among other things, was the patron saint of artillery. Did you event wonder about the history of the many cannon at Old Fort Niagara? Learn their story and watch an artillery firing demonstration.

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Program Schedule:

11 - Musket firing demonstration

12 - Mortar demonstration

1 - Firing the 12-pounder

2 - Tour of Artillery in the Fort's Collections

3 - Artillery firing demonstration

4 - Musket Firing demonstration


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Old Fort Niagara


102 Morrow Plaza P.O. Box 169
Youngstown, NY, 14174
United States


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10 am - 4 pm