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The King's Birthday
Mon, May 22nd 2023 03:00 pm
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!

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January 13 through March, Open Wednesday-Sunday  10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

April 1- June 30, Open Daily 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

July and August, Open Daily 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

September 1 - October 15, Open Daily 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

October 16 - December 31, Open Wednesday through Sunday (Closed Mondays and Tuesdays) 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

The fort will be open daily during Christmas week, December 26 - 31. 

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


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