The official war of 1812 bicentennial website - Celebrating 200 years of peace
Historic Sites & Museums

Fort York, Toronto, OntarioFort York

Fort York, the 1793 birthplace of modern Toronto, is home to Canada's largest collection of original 1812 buildings and is a designated National Historic Site. The fort bore witness to the climax of the Battle of York fought on April 27, 1813.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Fort York War of 1812 Encampment Festival
Start Date: 2013-06-15 End Date: 2013-06-16
Location: Fort York, Toronto, ON
Price: $7.96 Adults; $4.87 Children; Children five and under are free
British and American forces recreate life inside the Fortís garrison during the tumultuous campaigns of 1813. Programs, period encampments, and entertainment all weekend show what life was really like inside the Fort.

war of 1812 Celebrating 200 years of peace