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The year is 1812. You're far from home in the unknown wilds of Upper Canada. The place is Fort Erie and war is in the air. All around you are the exciting sights and sounds of men preparing for battle. Step back into a time of red coats, black powder and gray fortress walls. Over 200 years of living history resides within, at Old Fort Erie.
Visitors are conducted through officer’s quarters, soldier’s barracks, guard room and kitchen. Demonstrations of drill and musket firing are also presented.
Transportation to and from attractions.
Hours of operation
Available: Daily (May 14 - 31 October), Open 10:00am – 5:00pm (Subject to change).
Old Fort Erie Address: 350 Lakeshore Road, Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada. Old Fort Erie is located in the town of Fort Erie approximately 30 kilometers (19 miles), or a scenic 20-minute drive, south of Niagara Falls and is close to the Peace Bridge from Buffalo, New York.
FREE parking is available on Lakeshore Road directly across from the front gate.
The grounds and the main floor rooms of the buildings are wheelchair accessible.
Season dates are subject to change without notice.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**