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Old Fort Erie

350 Lakeshore Road, Fort Erie, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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NIce presentation of Canadian history

I had no expectation for this place, as I am not much up on my Canadian war history. My partner... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
soccergirlOntario
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Ontario
History Adventure

We have been a few times to different events. Always fun and a always something new to learn. The... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
Gerri M
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Fort Erie, Canada
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350 Lakeshore Road, Fort Erie, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

I had no expectation for this place, as I am not much up on my Canadian war history. My partner was interested, so we agreed to check it out. We took the guided tour (recommended) and had a very knowledgeable, enthusiastic history major from Brock...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We have been a few times to different events. Always fun and a always something new to learn. The burning of Guy Fawx is always a Halloween fun time. Great for everyone

Thank Gerri M
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Fascinating to hear and see how the early soldiers, French, British and American fought to secure this fort and everything it stood for. The Iroquois played a strong role in this fort. Critical installment in the French and Indian War of 1763, The American Revolution...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

An easy drive from the Canadian side of Niagara Falls, Old Fort Erie is a well-preserved and reconstructed site of some of the bloodiest fighting of the War of 1812. The entry fee was quite reasonable for the quality of the visit. Great visitors center,...More

Thank Mt C
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Canada has lots of great history it just is not so easy to find. Very happy you can find some in Fort Erie. This fall wanted a nice walk and to stretch after a long drive and this is a perfect place to do that....More

Thank Jos A
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This was a wonderful activity, particularly for my husband, who is a history buff. My six year old was a little restless, however. The guides were very well versed in the subject matter and we were treated to a "firing of a musket" demonstration. The...More

Thank julieindisguise
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Once I arrived at Old Fort Erie, I was impressed that all employees were dressed in clothing from the 18th century. They showed how to shoot with muskets and showed how accurate aboriginals could shoot arrows. Inside the museum there was a lot of information....More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

My wife, JB, and I were fortunate to catch the last tour of the day at Old Fort Erie on Sunday September 18th, 2016. We were on our second day of what we hope will be an extended RV trip across North America to Washington...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We visited this place two years ago and returned recently. My husband and I recognized one of the guides. These historians are really knowledgeable and convey their information in a friendly, informative manner. Since we go to such places on a regular basis, I am...More

Thank dramagal03
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We enjoyed this presentation and fort very much. The fort was clearly rebuilt with care and great effort. You could feel the human quality and experience of the soldiers who lived and fought there. There was a gritty quality about that which we appreciated. It...More

Thank n_atiggue
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