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26 Queen Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S-1J0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We took the family and grandchildren to Fort George on a beautiful summer day. Staff were dressed in period costumes and were friendly to the children. There is plenty to see and lots of open space too for the kids to run and explore. Depending...More

Thank Canadienneh
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are by yourself or with a large group - this historic site will entertain you none the less. There are great guides and lots of different things to touch and see. I came here on a school trip with a few different classes...More

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a great park to understand British Colonialism and the strategic point the Niagara River played. The park does an excellent job showing the period with reanactors and it’s a great place just to soak in the beautiful area that Niagara on the lake is

Thank Biztravr
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent a lovely afternoon touring the exhibit and were amazed at how well done it was. This was definitely time we’ll spent, especially if looking for something to do before the wine tours of the day.

Thank Duncan B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great colonial fort reproduction. Plenty of reenactors to give you an idea of what life was like for the British soldier 220 years ago. We saw the musket and cannon demonstrations which were excellent. Very highly recommended.

Thank Lawrence B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to spend a couple of hours. We visited on a lovely sunny day and it was a pleasure to walk around and learn the history of the British, US and Canadian relationship all those years ago. We loved the way...More

Thank LordSheepscombe
Reviewed 6 days ago

In all the times we had been to Niagara-on-the-Lake we had never taken the time to visit Fort George. You can make what you want of the self guided tour. The informative mini shows that we saw were well done, and informative also. Staff were...More

Thank Stitch1_greenwood
Reviewed 1 week ago

The admission charge was very reasonable, and even more so when I think of the quality of the buildings, the locale and especially the people in this interpretation of the War of 1813--NOT 1812 as in the US.

Thank Annette1026
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there Sunday, was a free day! Lots to see and do, displays, talking with the people in period costume, even the kids enjoyed it! Especially putting me behind bars for a bit, very enjoyable, and learning experience for kids! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

Thank poad4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just loved this place. Not just a historic piece of architecture but a wonderful living museum with period dressed staff and reenactors who know there stuff. Lots of good information and regular displays. Would have really benefitted from a cafe but good shop and vast...More

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dmul010647
January 1, 2018|
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Response from NetBri | Reviewed this property |
For 2018 I believe the rate is $11.70 for adults and free for children to age 17
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freedom78
June 20, 2017|
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$12 per adult. Seniors or AAA get $1 off.
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edie19
September 26, 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
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