Fort York National Historic Site, Toronto

4.0
#10 of 55 in Museums in Toronto
At Fort York National Historic Site, experience the history of Toronto and Canada. Go to the orientation room and watch a short introduction video, to give you an overview of the history you're about to explore. Take a guided tour around the site to learn about its historical and military significance, and how it relates more broadly to Canadian history. The site offers an insight into military practices and the everyday life of soldiers from yesteryear. See their clothes and weapons, as you tour the site's various military fortifications and buildings. Plan a trip to Toronto easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.
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  • This old fort is tucked between rail lines and highways. Yet you go back in time. I learned quite a bit about the War of 1812 here. And the cannon demonstration was a blast.  more »
  • Fort York is located east of the Downtown area in Toronto. It’s easily walkable from (say) Union Station - straight along Front St then follow the signs. Entry fee is $14 and inside it’s a small green...  more »
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  • Great place to understand the history of Toronto. Very clean and the lady at the front desk was so helpful. As a foreign visitor I didn't know anything about Toronto history and she gave a brief of it. The whole historical site is very conserved and the items were well displayed. I wish I had more time to spend there. I was for 1 hour and half and could have seen more.
  • Had a great time at vegan fest. It was well set up, great music, awesome vendors, amazing food. One thing I cant wrap my head around is paying an entrance fee and then also paying for everything when you get in though. It gets pretty pricey.
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