Canada’s War of 1812 comes to life inside Fort George, site of a key battle more than 200 years ago. Wander through eight restored buildings, hear military music performed by the 41st Fife and Drum Corps, watch live musket demonstrations and enjoy beautiful views of the mighty Niagara River. Trained interpreters in historical dress share stories of the lives of British soldiers and their families, as well as the fateful day the fort fell to American forces.


  • ​Let military music from the Fife and Drum Corps and Band of Music fill your ears.

    Hear the military music of Fort George National Historic Site’s Fife and Drum Corps as well as the social tunes popular during the War of 1812 performed on historic instruments by the unique Band of Music.

  • ​Red chairs

    Parks Canada has two sets of red Adirondack chairs in quiet and scenic locations throughout Fort George National Historic Site. It’s time to connect! With nature - with history - with friends and family.

All activities

Bird watching
Dog walking
Interpretive trail
Picnic Area Picnicking
Tours and programs