ROME- Fort Stanwix is having their annual French and Indian War weekend to teach residents about the area's history.
Residents who go can learn about the war and how British Colonists in the mid 1700's fought off French Colonists and American Indians, also known as the French and Indian War.
Fort Stanwix was built by the British Colonists during the war, to protect the Mohawk Valley Corridor.
Military drills are happening all weekend long between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. The fort is open daily from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.