Openings and services differ across the country. Please check the Parks Canada national information portal dedicated to COVID-19 for regular updates.

Important information about your visit to Fort St. Joseph National Historic Site

The health and safety of visitors, employees and all Canadians is of the utmost importance. Parks Canada will follow the advice and guidance of public health authorities in resuming visitor services and facilities.

To align with measures introduced by the Government of Ontario to limit the spread of COVID-19, Parks Canada will delay the launch of some visitor services at Fort St. Joseph National Historic Site.

Opening preparations for select visitor services will begin in conjunction with Ontario’s Roadmap to Reopen. Please re-visit this web page for updates before you plan your visit.

What’s open (updated July 19)
  • Reception Desk
  • Visitor centre
  • Trails
  • Day use areas
  • Visitor parking
  • Washrooms
  • Gift Shop
  • Museum
What’s closed (updated July 19)
  • Visitor programs
  • Children's area
  • Theatre
Your safety when visiting
  • Parks Canada is asking Canadians to stay home and support the national effort to limit the spread of COVID-19.
  • Keep a distance of 2 metres between you and others.
  • Be extra cautious when engaging in any activities to avoid injury and/or getting lost to help minimize the demands placed on emergency response, search and rescue teams, and on the health care system.
  • Leave no trace when you visit outdoor spaces. Please take all your garbage with you and help keep these places clean.
  • Abide by all travel advisories and area closures.

Stay informed