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Fort George National Historic Site of Canada

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26 Queen Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S-1J0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended on 31Dec17 - Thought there was a days full of programming but it turned out that it was the day before. The only thing that was on the schedule was the Musket Firing demonstration. CRAIG was out soldier who enthusiastically explained the history of...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife, in laws, and I went for the free skate at Fort George. It was a wonderful afternoon. We stayed about 2 hours because of the exceptionally cold weather. Unfortunately, we left before taking in the rest of the attraction. We will definitely return...More

Thank Antonino G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They closed 15 minutes before the posted time and it prevented us from seeing the last two structures. The man locking all the doors saw that we (and others) were still walking the route to the final buildings but he rushed over and locked it...More

Thank Anony M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

That area of Niagara had changed "ownership" a number of times. Native, British, American, British again and Canadian independent. Musket firings keep the kids happy and good displays telll the story in situ.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding. A bit of history for all ages. Educational as well as fun. Buildings recreated with historic accuracy. Comparable to Old Fort Niagara just across the river, although unlike Ft Niagara, the only original building still standing is the gunpowder magazine. One can imagine the...More

Thank LeftyLeister
Reviewed 21 November 2017

just happened to stop here and a war reenactment was going on. What a unique experience. Wrist bands gets you into the fort. Take a step back in history! I loved the gift shop too!

Thank Dorothy R
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We arrived late in the afternoon, so probably spent about 90 minutes here until it closed. Very interesting to learn a little of the struggle of the early 1800's. It reminded us very much of Australian reproductions of towns/forts at the same time (without the...More

Thank jimbobler
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Although the original fort was mostly destroyed in the War of 1812, it was painstakingly put back together and many original artifacts are on display. It really looks like it must have when it was built. It was interesting to me, as a citizen of...More

Thank ITravelRt66
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We have visited Niagara-on-the-Lake (NOTL) many, many times over the years but somehow we hadn't visited Fort George (there are so many other things to see and do again and again in NOTL!) so we made an effort to go there just to visit the...More

Thank logonfire
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We enjoyed our visit to Fort George and learning more about the War of 1812. Spent time exploring the various buildings and reading the informative exhibits they have displayed. Volunteers and staff in period costume were friendly and very approachable. Musket demonstrations throughout the day....More

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dmul010647
1 January 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
20 June 2017|
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$12 per adult. Seniors or AAA get $1 off.
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edie19
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
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