Canada's largest collection of original War of 1812 buildings and 1813 battle site. Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, Fort York is open year-round and offers tours, exhibits, period settings, and seasonal demonstrations. During the summer months, the site comes alive with the colour and pageantry of the Fort York Guard. Fort York also provides a wide variety of education programmes for groups of all ages.

Plan Your Visit

Find out about hours, tours, and directions to make the most of your visit to Fort York.

PLEASE NOTE: Fort York Summer Closure Dates For Special Events
July 18th - 30th, Taste of Toronto Festival
September 27th, Sick Kids Great Camp Adventure

Join The Friends of Fort York

Become a member of The Friends of Fort York to enjoy the benefits of membership and the satisfaction of supporting an organization dedicated to preserving, enhancing, and interpreting Fort York. Please read the about us section for an in-depth description of our mandate and activities.

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Fort York Guard off-site Demonstrations

Black Creek Pioneer Village
1000 Murray Ross Parkway, Toronto, ON
(416) 736-1733
Friday July 18, Monday July 21 and Tuesday July 22, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Royal Ontario Museum

100 Queens Park, Toronto, ON
(416) 586-8000
Saturday, July 19, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


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