Commemorating the War of 1812

1812 On Tour

1812 On Tour 1812 On Tour at the Tall Ships Festival in Windsor, Ontario, Canada 2013
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Parks Canada is pleased to present 1812 On Tour, a travelling experience that brings to life the stories of a war that helped define Canada as a nation. Get to know some of the heroes of the war, take your photo in front of our huge inflatable numbers, and learn about the most important landscapes, forts and buildings that make up the more than 20 Parks Canada War of 1812 national historic sites in Central and Eastern Canada.

The 1812 On Tour kiosk British soldiers" ready to defend Kingston at the 1812 On Tour kiosk, 2013
© Parks Canada

2014 Schedule

  • February 6-9, 2014
    Toronto Sportsmen's Show
    Toronto, Ontario
  • February 21-23, 2014
    The Outdoor Adventure Show
    Toronto, Ontario
  • April 25-27, 2014
    Green Living Show
    Toronto, Ontario
  • June 4-8, 2014
    Manitoba Summer Fair
    Brandon, Manitoba
  • June 13-15, 2014
    Western Development Museum
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • June 20-21, 2014
    Summer Solstice Festival d'été
    Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan
  • June 27-29, 2014
    Bar U Ranch National Historic Site
    Longview, Alberta
  • July 1, 2014
    Canada Day Celebrations
    Edmonton, Alberta
  • July 4-7, 2014
    Barkerville National Historic Site
    Barkerville, British Columbia
  • July 11-13, 2014
    Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Fort Langley, British Columbia
  • July 18-20, 2014
    Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site
    Richmond, British Columbia
  • July 26-27, 2014
    Fort Walsh National Historic Site
    Maple Creek, Saskatchewan
  • July 30-August 3, 2014
    Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site
    St. Andrews, Manitoba