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Fort George National Historic Site of Canada

26 Queen Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S-1J0, Canada
+1 905-468-4257
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26 Queen Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S-1J0, Canada
+1 905-468-4257
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Reviewed 30 November 2016

We came with young children and they enjoyed the activities of the park. They dressed up like old time soldiers and had fun. Afterwards we took a walk by the Niagara River and enjoyed the beauty of nature and the great weather.

Thank Sharon_zz
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Fort George National Historic Site is a historic military structure at Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, that was the scene of several battles during the War of 1812. The fort consists of earthworks and palisades, along with various buildings including an officer's quarters, blockhouses for families, and a...More

Thank BobbieB853
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Excellent place to visit while in Niagara. Open all year around (only week-ends in the winter) there is lots to see and do . In the summer it is full of soldiers dressed in period uniforms who march in squadrons and offer musket firing demonstrations...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Neat historical sites just off the main street in Niagara on the Lake. Very well maintained, knowledgeable and helpful staff.

Thank Aaron B
Reviewed 12 November 2016

As a history buff, Fort George is a must see. My wife and I go every July 1 with friends for the Canada Day celebrations and we're rarely disappointed.

1  Thank colinscears
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Bought a great teapot from this store the fort ok a nice stop after the bike ride but it's a good place to visit , the shop has good stuff in it

1  Thank Napperknisley
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Great tour lots of information and if your one of the season is types, you will definitely feel the other worldly presecenes lurking about.

Thank spiderwoman808
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We really enjoyed the tour of the history of this fort. Good guides dressed in attire for the time period and very knowledgeable. It was a great way to spend a morning. We were able to walk through a number of building at the fort...More

Thank Jane_A60
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The evening Ghost Tour was very interesting, we learned some very interesting things about the Fort and the area. If you are looking for creepy people jumping out of the dark to scare you, this is not the tour for you. Educational tour with an...More

Thank KeKeGram
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Gives a real insight into the war of 1812, and the conditions experienced by the soldiers involved. Informative, well-restored.

Thank Chuck1420
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20 June 2017|
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Response from fksines | Reviewed this property |
Grateful that you got your answer. Since it it Canada's 150th Anniversary, National Parks are, or at least were, giving free admission, just pay for parking. ENJOY!
26 September 2016|
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Response from AZTraveler6504 | Reviewed this property |
My answer may be too late, but this year (2017) is Canada's 150th birthday so many of their parks are free entrance. We didn't pay an entrance fee, just $6 Canadian to park. It's not that far to drive from Niagara Falls... More