Fort Ligonier is more than a historic site. It’s more than a museum. It’s an idea. It’s the idea that every American should be able to know, value and even experience the history that shaped our nation.
We inspire all to become better-informed citizens by engaging them in the stories of Fort Ligonier and how it set the stage for the founding of our country and changed world history.
We envision a world in which the lessons of Fort Ligonier advance leadership and civility.
Authenticity: We tell unvarnished history as it happened at Fort Ligonier, from all perspectives, honoring diverse people and stories.
Determination: We educate all on the importance and impact of young George Washington and Fort Ligonier.
Excellence: We strive to exceed the expectations of all visitors, learners, and communities served.
Stewardship: We safeguard the unique history of Fort Ligonier and the resources that enable us to do so.
Humility: We embrace continuous improvement in all our work, recognizing that evolution and learning are critical to success.
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