Telephone -  (716) 745-7611 extensions are listed below


Robert Emerson, Executive Director x 228 - [email protected]

Jerome Brubaker, Assistant Director and Curator x 225 - [email protected]

Cynthia Liddell, Finance Manager x 230 - [email protected]

Katie Gaisser, Resource Development x 221 - [email protected]

Carrie LaFlair Barber, Group Tours, Field Trips, Membership x 223 - [email protected]fortniagara.org

Buildings and Grounds

Steve Olay, Buildings and Grounds Manager x 253 - [email protected]

Dave Wilson, Assistant Manager x 252 - [email protected]

Interpretive Programs

Derek Schultz, Programs Manager - [email protected]  x 226

Jordan Smith, Assistant Manager and Native American Interpreter  x 229 - [email protected]

Museum Shop

Meredith Olay, Manager x 262 - [email protected]


Jerome Brubaker, Assistant Director and Curator x 225 - [email protected]


Hours of Operation

September- December, Open Wednesday through Sunday (Closed Mondays and Tuesdays) 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

January through March, Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. (Closed Monday-Thursday) 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

April- May, Open Wednesday through Sunday. (Closed Mondays and Tuesdays) 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Memorial Day to Labor Day, Open 7 Days per week. 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. 

The fort will be open Christmas week, Monday through Friday, December 26 - 31. 

General Admission



Children (6 to 12 years) 


Children (5 and under):






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Old Fort Niagara is operated by the Old Fort Niagara Association, an independent, not-for-profit organization established in 1927. We do not rely on tax dollars. Instead, the Fort is funded through a combination of admission fees, museum shop sales, and charitable contributions.

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