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Fort George National Historic Site of Canada

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Address: 26 Queen Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S-1J0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 905-468-4257
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A must visit site

This is a must visit site when travelling in Niagara on the Lake. The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. We have been visiting yearly for many years and every time I... read more

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a must visit site when travelling in Niagara on the Lake. The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. We have been visiting yearly for many years and every time I learn something new about the history of Canada. My kids love it too!

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Sarnia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoy our visit each year. Have attended the Steampunk festival for a few years there. The reenactments in the summer are also terrific especially if you have never attended.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have gone to Fort George numerous times over many years and have always found the staff friendly and knowledgble. The events they hold over the summer are highly recommended.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We came with young children and they enjoyed the activities of the park. They dressed up like old time soldiers and had fun. Afterwards we took a walk by the Niagara River and enjoyed the beauty of nature and the great weather.

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Wallingford, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fort George National Historic Site is a historic military structure at Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, that was the scene of several battles during the War of 1812. The fort consists of earthworks and palisades, along with various buildings including an officer's quarters, blockhouses for families, and a stone powder magazine, which is the only original building on the site. Opposite the fort,... More 

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Excellent place to visit while in Niagara. Open all year around (only week-ends in the winter) there is lots to see and do . In the summer it is full of soldiers dressed in period uniforms who march in squadrons and offer musket firing demonstrations and so much more. A must see for history lovers. Great store on site- lots... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Neat historical sites just off the main street in Niagara on the Lake. Very well maintained, knowledgeable and helpful staff.

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a history buff, Fort George is a must see. My wife and I go every July 1 with friends for the Canada Day celebrations and we're rarely disappointed.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bought a great teapot from this store the fort ok a nice stop after the bike ride but it's a good place to visit , the shop has good stuff in it

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour lots of information and if your one of the season is types, you will definitely feel the other worldly presecenes lurking about.

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