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Directions

The Fort de la Présentation site is located at Lighthouse Point in Ogdensburg, New York. Currently, there is an historic monument and interpretive signs and future plans include an interpretive center, greenspace restoration, recreation of a Native American village and fort reconstruction.

From Syracuse, Watertown, and the south:

Follow Interstate 81 north to Exit 49 for Lafargeville/Theresa. From the exit, turn right on 411 towards Theresa; follow Route 411 to Route 37. Turn left on Route 37; follow Route 37 to Ogdensburg. In Ogdensburg, bear left at Route 68 (Main Street), following the signs for the Remington Museum. Lighthouse Point is on your left, about 1.5 miles after the Route 68 intersection.

From Potsdam and the east:

Follow Route 11 south to Route 68 in Canton. Follow 68 into Ogdensburg. Turn left at Route 37 (Great Lakes Seaway Trail) in Ogdensburg, then right onto New York Ave. Follow New York Ave to the waterfront; turn left onto Commerce Street. Lighthouse Point is on your right.

From Cornwall and Morrisburg:

Exit the 401 at Exit 721B and follow Highway 16 south. Cross into the United States and turn right onto Route 37 towards Ogdensburg. Turn right at the intersection with Ford Street just east of Ogdensburg. Follow Ford into Ogdensburg; turn right at the intersection with State Street. Follow State for one block, then turn left onto Washington Street. Follow Washington over the bridge; continue for about another block on Commerce Street. Lighthouse Point is on your right.

From Kingston and Toronto:

Exit the 401 at Exit 721B and follow Highway 16 south. Cross into the United States and turn right onto Route 37 towards Ogdensburg. Turn right at the intersection with Ford Street just east of Ogdensburg. Follow Ford into Ogdensburg; turn right at the intersection with State Street. Follow State for one block, then turn left onto Washington Street. Follow Washington over the bridge; continue for about another block on Commerce Street. Lighthouse Point is on your right.

From Ottawa:

Follow 416 south to Exit 1 and follow Highway 16 south. Cross into the United States and turn right onto Route 37 towards Ogdensburg. Turn right at the intersection with Ford Street just east of Ogdensburg. Follow Ford into Ogdensburg; turn right at the intersection with State Street. Follow State for one block, then turn left onto Washington Street. Follow Washington over the bridge; continue for about another block on Commerce Street. Lighthouse Point is on your right.