Fort York

Local nameFort York
LocationOld Toronto, Canada

Fort York, also known as Old Fort York, is a historic site of military fortifications and related buildings located in the Fort York neighbourhood, west of downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The fort was built by the British Army and Canadian militia troops in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, to defend the settlement and the new capital of the Upper Canada region from the threat of a military attack, principally from the newly independent United States. It was designated a National Historic Site in 1923. The City of Toronto government designated the site, along with the nearby Fort York Armoury, as a Heritage Conservation District in 1985.

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Opening hours

For the times of tours and other events like flag-raising or cannon firing please check the website.

Admission

Adults: 14 CAD
Seniors (65+): 10 CAD
Youth (13–18 yrs.): 8 CAD
Children (6–12 yrs.): 6 CAD
Children (5 and under): free

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_York

Official Website http://www.fortyork.ca/

Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/fortyork

Email fortyork@toronto.ca

Phone +1416 392 6907

Address 250 Fort York Boulevard, M5V 3K9, Toronto, ON, Canada

Coordinates 43°38'20.121" N -79°24'11.948" E

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