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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 25 April 2017

Well laid out and thoughtful tour. The guides are knowledgable and the information boards fill in all the missing pieces. The barracks, mess hall, officiers' quarters and working buildings all give a story of that time that you are sure to fine interesting. Don't miss...More

Thank travel-light09
Reviewed 25 April 2017

The site had fully dressed solders, marching music and a gift shop. Very good enactment of how it was, many historical accuracies and interactive staff.

Thank emilianewyork
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The staff here are very pleasant and informative. The musket demonstration was interesting and humorous at the same time! We found all of the placards and explanations to be well written and interesting. The displays were nicely done.

1  Thank UP-Paddler
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Visited with my husband & two teenage children whilst on holiday last year & we loved it here. So much great information on the history of the Fort and Canadian history delivered by people in historical roles. My son enjoyed the gun demonstration. We easily...More

Thank dawmouse
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Fort George during Easter Sunday. Being early in the season, there was not many guides around but still a great self-guided visit. Using the Canada 150 pass, there's no reason not to visit this great place. We have seen 2 guards while doing...More

Thank GlobeTrotter933
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The staff was extremely helpful & it was fun to watch a group of school kids in "a day as a soldier'...in red coats and all! They also hold reenactments, have several buildings to visit within the fort walls and have done a nice job...More

1  Thank ELELDubya
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Nice historical site. Great for children interested in history and war. We just drove through quickly.

Thank Devin80
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Although closed at the time of our visit, we were able to walk the inside, and take pictures of some artifacts. We would have learned more with a guide, but still pleasant enough for an outing.

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We visited with our daughter, her husband, and our two grandchildren, ages 11 and 12. Everyone loved it! Personnel were dressed in period costume and the kids got to try some on too. Musket firing was impressive. A small fort that is extremely well preserved!

1  Thank ASouthAfricaFan
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Fort George is rich with information. Great for families, expect to spend at least 1 hour but you could easily take up 2. Bring drinks/snacks.

2  Thank Another_Excursion
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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!
27 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