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Fort St. Joseph National Historic Site

Calendar of Events - 2014

All events take place at Fort St. Joseph National Historic Site, unless a different location is indicated. The site’s address is 799 Fort Rd, St. Joseph Island, Ontario. For more information call 705-246-2664 or email  

Canada Day
July 1
9:30AM to 5:00PM
Come celebrate Canada Day at Fort St. Joseph National Historic Site! Discover a bit of Canadian heritage, enjoy a piece of cake, take a guided tour of the Fort, and walk the scenic trails. Try Parks Canada’s Xplorers Program for kids! It’s a great adventure for the whole family. Free admission all day long!
Parks Day

July 19
9:30AM to 5:00PM
Site admission fees apply
War of 1812 Commemorative Event

August 23rd
1:00PM - 5:00PM
Official Ceremony at 3:00PM
Site admission fees apply

Join us for the final commemorative event of the War of 1812!

Ghost Walk

August 22nd and 23rd
8:00PM, 8:30PM, 9:00PM and 9:30PM 
Call ahead to reserve your spot
Reservations are required
Limitied availability
$9.80 per person

Come walk amid the candlelit pathways through the ruins of old Fort St. Joseph. Listen to the sound of Bagpipes and Native Drums, with the Milky Way shining brightly above. See and listen as the “spirits” of the past return to tell their stories of their lives at Fort St. Joseph during the War of 1812!