Fort York National Historic Site
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
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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Volunteer at Fort York
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Fort York Guard off-site Demonstrations
Black Creek Pioneer Village
1000 Murray Ross Parkway, Toronto, ON
Friday July 18, Monday July 21 and Tuesday July 22, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queens Park, Toronto, ON
Saturday, July 19, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm