Fort Henry National Historic Site

Experience 19th century military life at Fort Henry! Built in 1832 to replace an existing fortification from the War of 1812 era, Fort Henry has since embraced its role as a museum and historic site welcoming thousands of visitors from around the world each year. Once through the Fort’s wooden gates, experience guided tours, scenic views, thrilling musical performances, and exciting military demonstrations. Learn to fire a rifle, attend Victorian school, catch a sunset ceremony and its fireworks finale, or grab a bite on Kingston’s largest waterfront patio.

  • Fort Henry National Historic Site


Fort Henry National Historic Site’s main season spans May 18 – September 1, with its fall season running September 2 – October 14. Ticket prices range from $8.85 to $20.00.

Contact Information

1 Fort Henry Drive

Hours: Open 7 days per week 9:45am to 5:00pm (Sunset ceremonies on Wednesdays in July and August)


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Fort Henry National Historic Site

1 Fort Henry Drive, Kingston, ON, Canada

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