Fort York National Historic Site

Events at Fort York

Take part in year-round special events on this 43-acre site. From historic cooking classes for 8 people to huge outdoor concerts for thousands, Fort York offers activities that appeal to everyone.

Don't miss these great events at Fort York. Contact us at 416-392-6907 or
Regular Admission: Adults $7.96, Seniors/Youth $4.87, Children $3.76 (plus tax)
Children 5 years and under are free. Special event ticket prices may apply for certain events.

March Break Family Fun at Fort York - March 13 to 17

March 13 to 17, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Looking for a day of adventure during March Break?

Just bring your family down to Fort York National Historic Site! At this authentic War of 1812 fort, children will have fun trying soldiers' drill classes, officers' sword drill, and dressing up in costumes. Visitors can sample treats from the 1826 historic kitchen. There will be music workshops for all ages. Learn about the Fort's exciting history through colorful exhibits including the new Visitor Centre and Battle of York Experience. Pick up a Kids' Guide to Fort York and have fun finding the clues to complete its games and puzzles throughout their tour. No registration required.

Admission: Adults: $7.96, Children $3.76, Seniors & Youths $4.87, (plus tax); children 3 years and under are free.



Vimy 100 Toronto - April 8 & 9

Saturday, April 8 and Sunday, April 9, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fort York National Historic Site pays tribute to the men and women who fought for Vimy Ridge on April 9, 1917 with a remembrance ceremony and Great War exhibits on April 8 and 9.  On Saturday, April 8 experience the sights and sounds of First World War Canadian soldiering through fascinating re-enactor displays of infantry, artillery, cavalry, medicine, music and food. On Sunday, April 9 attend a moving military remembrance parade at 2 p.m. by the Canadian Armed Forces which includes the dedication of a Vimy oak tree to the City of Toronto at Fort York National Historic Site. Free admission.