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Fort Henry (Fort Henry National Historic Site)

1 Fort Henry Drive | K7L4V8, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-542-7388
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1 Fort Henry Drive | K7L4V8, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-542-7388
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The fort was a great place to visit. Although we were too early in the season to witness the sunset ceremony we had seen it before and it is something to see. Very historic and enjoyable.

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great location by the St Lawrence, the students working as soldiers, soldiers wives, artillery men, pipe and drum players etc did a great job doing a parade re- enactment. Everyone was helpful in answering questions. We didn't do a guided tour but I expect these...More

Thank Brinylobster
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enter the realm of 19th century military life by visiting Fort Henry! Hear the canon and guns fire, see the military demonstrations and enjoy the wonderful view of the St-Lawrence River. You can also do ''The Haunted Walk Experience at Fort Henry'' and explore the...More

Thank JulieJaune
Reviewed 5 days ago

The restored fort is a huge tourist attraction in Kingston. It is of historical importance and now designated as UNESCO World Heritage Site. You must see it when visiting Kingston. It will give you insights of military life.

Reviewed 6 days ago

The most brilliant aspect of our visit to Fort Henry was the personal conducted tour by a guide dressed in full military uniform complete with rifle. His detailed knowledge and style of presentation brought the whole experience of life in the Fort to life. After...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fort Henry is one of the most interesting places to visit. It is located on the east side and of Kingston and your only real avenue to get there from west Kingston is across the causeway from the west side. This gets a lot of...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit Fort Henry at least twice a year, on our last visit we did the sunset show is was amazing and my little guy loved it. Fort is a must see on any visit to Kingston.

Thank Warren F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there for a Banquet in the middle of the Fort. The walk on the wall is impressive with an amazing view. You get to be close to huge canons of the old days. Some performance were presented, I guess the full official performances...More

Thank CarolGauthier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect when we arrived, it felt empty and we were left on our own to explore the fort (which we loved). Just before 3PM; we watched a fabulous demonstration on rifles and then next was the Parade and then lighting of...More

Thank Daniferg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Daytime visit to the Fort was very interesting and lots to learn. The tour guide was very good and provided a lot of knowledge. We had lunch at the restaurant which was very good and service was great. Lots of nice shopping on site as...More

Thank karatequeen
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rynn r
What is included with the parks Canada pass ? It lists fort henry but I can only see admissions prices on the website.
23 May 2017|
Response from StLawParksCom | Property representative |
Hello - Fort Henry is not included as we are not managed by Parks Canada. Unfortunately there’s a difference between national parks (Parks Canada) and other kinds of parks located in Canada. And the free 2017 Parks Canada... More
Can you buy tickets for one day or do you have to buy season tickets? I do not see prices/option on website about cost of a daily ticket - anyone know how much they are during summer?
16 March 2017|
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Response from StLawParksCom | Property representative |
Hello - You are welcome to purchase daily tickets. Unfortunately Fort Henry is not included in the Parks Canada pass as we are operated by the St. Lawrence Parks Commission.
Is Fort Henry open after Sept 4th?
9 September 2016|
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Response from UrbanMonkey48 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Best to contact them directly for days and hours of operation or Google for their website.