Welcome to the Greater Sackets Harbor Chamber of Commerce!
Come see what’s new and exciting!!
The Sackets Harbor Chamber of Commerce’s mission is to promote commerce, tourism and economic development within the Town of Hounsfield.
Sackets Harbor and the Battlefield Site have been featured in the following recent publications:
National Geographic “1812: A Traveler’s Guide to the War that defined a continent – Canada and the United States” – Sackets Battlefield photo featured on title page and on pages 64-65.
1812: A Guide to the War and Its Legacy, Laurier Centre for Military and Strategic and Disarmament Studies, Wilfred Laurier University, pps. 61-53, pps. 166-171.
Preservation, The Magazine for the National Trust for Historic Preservation, summer 2013 – War of 1812 advertisement sponsored by the TI Tourism Council, photo of Sackets re-enactors, and paragraph on War of 1812 in the 1000 Islands
Upstate Summer, “Discover the War of 1812” two page free article, plus paid advertisement by Village of Sackets Harbor, and page of advertisements paid by Madison Barracks (JFM Publishing)
We are excited to introduce the new Historical Walking Tour that is inspired by American Girl Doll’s Caroline Abbott and Hope Irvin Marston’s “Sackets Harbor Powder Monkey”
Step back into Sackets Harbor history with two delightful children’s characters! Wander through the village and visit the shops that Caroline and Rankin might have frequented. Look out over the harbor and see where Caroline ice skated, and Rankin boarded the Oneida to enlist! See typical 1800’s era homes that 1812 Kids grew up in!
Information can be found in the following shops:
Sackets Harbor Battlefield
Seaway Trails Discovery Center
Sackets Harbor Country Mart
Sackets Harbor Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 17
Sackets Harbor, NY 13685