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Canadian side version of Great Lakes Fort

This is one of the many forts built on the great lakes and their tributaries. This particular one... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Curtis S
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Kingsport, Tennessee
Enjoyed our Visit....Learned alot!

My husband is a history buff especially when it comes to military, forts, guns, wars....me - I"m... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Tracey O
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350 Lakeshore Road, Fort Erie, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my cousins and our partners. Was interesting and at first kinda creepy. Came at 8pm for ghost walk. Was very dark. The fort was cool. We burned the guy fox effigy was neat. Was hoping to see a ghost. I guess they...More

Thank Princessa222
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the many forts built on the great lakes and their tributaries. This particular one is a little rougher than Old Fort Niagara and, given the choice between the two, I’d opt for OFN. This location did have re-enactors on site that...More

Thank Curtis S
Reviewed 11 October 2018

My husband is a history buff especially when it comes to military, forts, guns, wars....me - I"m not! But I learned alot and was glad we went! It's the start of low season and we had a private showing of the movie they show. We...More

Thank Tracey O
Reviewed 2 October 2018

had been to Niagara on lake so went other way this time on the parkway. great drive up the parkway with Niagara river all the way. went under peace bridge buffalo across the water to old fort erie. great history preserved and explained. a great...More

Thank murmin
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our tour. The young man spoke loud enough for all of us to hear. He was knowledgeable and entertaining. I recommend this site to anyone wanting to learn about the historical fort.

Thank debkloven
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

They offer guided tours every hour & it’s worth it if you have to wait. The staff were all super nice & knowledgeable. I loved their period costumes. You start by watching a short film. The seats are comfortable & the video was informative. There...More

Thank Jaimejay75
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We try to attend this event inAugust every year. We enjoy the re-enacted battles from the war of 1812 and seeing so many people dressed in their historical costumes and staying in their canvas tents. Our favourite time is the Saturday night battle where they...More

Thank Shelley9999
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We came to Fort Erie specifically for this tour. So glad we did! I just wish we could have come when that reenactment happens. Maybe next time!

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

During our stay in Niagara Falls, we drove out to visit Old Fort Erie. It was disappointing because so much more could be done with this site to educate visitors as to its history. The exhibition in the visitors' building is little more than a...More

2  Thank 2018Traveller66
Reviewed 15 August 2018

While visiting Safari Niagara we stopped to Old fort Erie.We had a guided tour.It was 1 hour long.The guide was very knowledgeable.It is very small fort.We had free tickets for kids and only paid for two adults.

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For the most part the grounds are relatively flat, I don’t remember seeing wheelchair accessiblity, though.
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