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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
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My kids enjoyed the short walk and visit so much, especially they got a booklet of things for them to do.... they enjoyed the solider fired off his weapons and explained how to use them... Park staffs are super nice and friendly. Thanks to Canada...More

Thank gsi00750
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was interesting to learn about the war from the other perspective as we are Americans. You can tour it in an hour. They had people displaying musket shooting and others who could answer questions.

Thank Deb M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Having read some of the dissenters' comments I can appreciate to a small degree what they had to say. Yes, there is a great deal of walking - to be expected. Yes, there is a fe to get in - cheaper than many other historic...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great activities for kids on special holidays! They plan wonderful activities for all ages during the year. Beautiful area to walk, hike, bike.

Thank Squiggett007
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a nice fort, small, but gives you a taste of history of the region. Just walking around it could be a nice activity.

Thank Andrei_K_v
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not sure why they say parks are free with the Canada Pass. We had to pay $5 per person because of special event (rather uneventful and not related to the fort at all we actually avoided the special event) the musket show was great the...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A historical re-enactment was taking place when we visited. Extremely informative about WW1 and war of 1812 history. Beautiful, well maintained site, highly recommend a visit.

Thank Jsand8217
Reviewed 6 days ago

The fort provides a great historic experience with buildings to visit, musket firing demonstrations, and plenty of staff to answer any questions you might have. There is a booklet of activities for kids. Ours are 6 and 5, and the activities kept them engaged during...More

Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some people detest learning anything when on vacation. We have a hard time imagining that. We love history! The staff were all polite and helpful. Guides were great. Re-enactments very good. Would recommend to all who enjoy history.

Thank llovestotravel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived a little late in the day to see all the fort, but what I can share is that this is a very typical fort in design but it had something extra. A lot of forts that I have been to in the past...More

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freedom78
Enjoyed your post about this Fort. Do you happen to recall how much the admission price was per person? We are 2 of us both over 65 yrs. old. Thanks!
20 June 2017|
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Response from GlobeTrotter933 | Reviewed this property |
It was free due to the Canada 150 passes. Parking was not being enforced at the time we visited so it was free. We spent two hours there and it was a great visit. Cheers
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edie19
Is it worth the drive from Niagra Falls if it's going to be dark soon and we don't have much time?
27 September 2016|
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Response from vickibee55 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I just saw this question, as my reply is probably after the fact. However, for future reference for other travelers, I would say no, don't pay the entrance fee if you are limited on time. Our family found the... More
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