Fort York is open year-round and visitors are welcome at all times. There is something for everyone, from the enthusiastic history buff to a family on an afternoon outing. Fort York is a great value for visitors looking to have a good time and learn something about Toronto's rich history. Some of the summer highlights include:
- Guided tours highlighting the lives of soldiers and officers at Fort York
- Fort York Guard demonstrations every hour on the half hour
- Cooking demonstrations (and tasting)
- Museum exhibits
The daily summer schedule may change from time to time due to inclement weather or other circumstances. Please call ahead (416-392-6907) to ensure that scheduled activities will occur on the day of your visit.
Don't miss out on the Fort's fantastic special events including Victoria Day, Indigenous Arts Festival, Canada Day, Simcoe Day and On Common Ground Festival. Visit www.toronto.ca/fortevents for full event details.
NEW! Toronto TimeWarp: The Story of Toronto in Virtual Reality
The Toronto TimeWarp VR Experience at Fort York is among the largest virtual reality tours in the world. Eight VR experiences and numerous audio exhibits will lead you through key moments in Canadian, American and Aboriginal history that changed this city forever. Come to Fort York -- the birthplace of Toronto -- and travel through time with the magic of virtual reality.
Visit the TimeWarp VR website for details and to purchase tickets.