Fort George National Historic Site of Canada, Niagara-on-the-Lake

National Park · Military Museum
Delve into 19th century Canadian history at Fort George National Historic Site of Canada, a museum and historical reenactment attraction located in an old military base. An important fort defending Upper Canada from American attacks during the War of 1812, the site now operates as an interactive museum. Staff members in period costume demonstrate important facets of life in the era, such as using muskets, cooking over an open fire, and many more aspects of life on the fort. Reconstructed to appear as it did in 1812, the museum offers an engaging and interactive take on Canadian military and social history. Take a look at our Niagara-on-the-Lake trip itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Fort George National Historic Site of Canada and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
Create an itinerary including Fort George National Historic Site of Canada
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Fort George National Historic Site of Canada reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
1,243 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Peaceful walking trail with history. We enjoyed walking and biking. Also, we had company with beautiful dogs.  more »
  • Looking for something to keep the little ones engaged and interesting for adults? You have to come here. A nice compliment to your Niagara Falls trip. Perfect for all ages.  more »

Plan your trip to Niagara-on-the-Lake

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Niagara-on-the-Lake

See all ›
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Niagara-on-the-Lake

4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 3 hours

Hidden gems in Niagara-on-the-Lake

4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Wineries in Niagara-on-the-Lake

4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.2
Duration: 2h 30 min

Shopping in Niagara-on-the-Lake

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Nearby attractions in Niagara-on-the-Lake

5.0
Duration: 4 hours
4.7
Duration: 6 hours
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.9
Duration: 4 hours