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Patriots Day 2021
Tue, Apr 6th 2021 11:00 am
Winter Warriors
Tue, Jan 5th 2021 10:00 am
French Heritage History and Activities at Old Fort Niagara, November 7
Mon, Oct 26th 2020 12:00 pm
Learn about the French history of the Niagara region.
Enjoy a Living History Weekend, Oct. 10-11
Tue, Sep 29th 2020 03:00 pm
Enjoy a fall weekend full of living history activities at Old Fort Niagara!
"Faces of the Fort" Interactive Video Programs Provide Fun, Distance Learning for Free
Fri, May 1st 2020 03:25 pm
Meet six people from the fort's past through interactive, distance learning video programs
Fort Niagara's Women of Distinction
Wed, Mar 4th 2020 02:00 pm
An 18th-Century Fashion Show Featuring Four Historical Women and a Tour of the Fort's Sewing Studio
Cordwaining? Part of 'Winter Woods Battle' at Old Fort Niagara, February 15
Wed, Jan 29th 2020 12:00 pm
A fun, winter event that focuses on 18th-century winter activities and a trek to the woods for a small battle.
Learn about Old Fort Niagara's Hidden African-American History
Tue, Jan 7th 2020 10:00 am
A special program for visitors on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Castle by Candlelight: A Holiday Highlight
Wed, Nov 6th 2019 12:00 pm
Online tickets are available for Dec. 7 and 14 dates
Old Fort Niagara's "War of 1812 Encampment" Features Impressive Evening Battle and All-Day Activities, August 31 and September 1
Thu, Aug 15th 2019 10:00 am
End summer with a BANG at Old Fort Niagara's final re-enactment of the season!
Old Fort Niagara Readies for French & Indian War Encampment, July 5-7
Thu, Jun 20th 2019 01:00 pm
It's the event's 40th anniversary!
Commemorate the Start of the American Revolution at 'Patriots' Day Weekend'
Thu, Apr 11th 2019 12:00 pm
Old Fort Niagara's reenactment season starts with Patriots' Day Weekend!
Membership Ensures a Summer of Fun at the Fort
Thu, Apr 4th 2019 01:00 pm
Get a membership and have a fun summer at the fort!
Old Fort Niagara Presents "Winter Woods Battle" Feb. 16
Wed, Feb 6th 2019 11:00 am
Embrace winter with the soldiers at Old Fort Niagara!
Skip the Mall -- Storm the Fort!
Wed, Nov 14th 2018 02:00 pm
Don't "battle" with crowds! Have fun at the fort!
War of 1812 Grand Encampment Features Hundreds of Reenactors and More Demonstrations
Wed, Jul 18th 2018 12:50 pm
Special for this summer! Largest War of 1812 event in the U.S. and Canada!

Hours of Operation

The Fort is open year round with the exception of New Years Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Hours are 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

January through March, Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. (Closed Monday-Thursday)

April- May, Open Wednesday through Sunday. (Closed Mondays and Tuesdays)

Memorial Day to Labor Day, Open 7 Days per week.

September-November, Open Wednesday through Sunday (Closed Mondays and Tuesdays)

December 2021, Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. 

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