Plan your visit

Fort George National Historic Site

Fort George is an easy daytrip from urban centres like Toronto and Buffalo (in the U.S.) and is also just 22 kilometres from Niagara Falls, making an ideal detour for visitors looking for an adventure. While the site is open year-round, musical performances and military demonstrations peak during the summer months. Budget a few hours to see the fort, which can be explored independently or on a guided tour.

Gift shop

This Friends of Fort George gift shop focuses on the military and social history of the early 19th century.

Hours of operation

Daily hours of operation, and seasonal opening and closing dates at Fort George National Historic Site in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Corporate Programming

Corporate programming at Fort George National Historic Site and Navy Hall offers a unique rental experience for large groups seeking a private event space.

Rent Navy Hall

Information on renting Navy Hall including venue details, amenities, bookings and more.

Brochures and publications

View or download trip planning tools like brochures and maps for your visit to Fort George.


Prices of admissions to Fort George National Historic Site in Niagara-on-the-Lake including: daily admissions, seasonal passes, and more.


How to get here


51 Queens Parade
Niagara-on-the-Lake ON L0S 1J0




By car:

Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW)

Take Glendale Ave/RR-89 via Exit 38B toward NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE
Turn left onto YORK RD/RR-81
Turn right onto AIRPORT RD/RR-90
Turn right onto NIAGARA STONE RD/RR-55
Turn right onto EAST & WEST LINE/RR-85
Turn left onto NIAGARA PKWY

By public transit:
There is no regular public transportation available to the site.

Niagara District Airport, Hamilton International Airport, Buffalo International Airport.

Facilities and services

Accessible Facilities Accessible services
Bus parking Bus parking
Electric car charging station Electric car charging station
Dogs on leash Dogs on leash
Gift Shop Gift shop
Interpretation centre Indoor Exhibit
Information Information
Interpretation Interpretation
Lookout Lookout
Pay parking Pay parking
Picnic area Picnic area
Restrooms Restrooms
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