Fort Ontario State Historic Site, Oswego

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  • Fort Ontario is gem of history, with professional displays, cool artifacts, rich history and beautiful views of the lake. I love the take along history tour that you can read as you go. Great place to...  more »
  • I love history! Unfortunetly history is full of places like this where we the United States had to make a stand for our freedom and lives were lost. The location is beautiful right on the lake and it ...  more »
  • Enjoyable informative day, with a docent that conveyed an accurate presentation of the battle that occurred and the subsequent events  more »
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  • Very interesting! There is a lot of history connected to this fort. Definitely worth the stop.
  • Spooky as hell! You can feel the spirit's here!!!! FACTS 💯..👻😧👻
  • Beautiful views of Lake Ontario and nice cemetery gives tribute to some of the United States’ earliest veterans. Several plaques give the history of the fort. We did not actually visit the inside of the fort, but we highly enjoyed walking the grounds and exploring the cemetery.
  • For the price of $4 I was a less to take a self guided tour of the fort. There were several people among the buildings to answer questions. Over looking lake Ontario, Fort Ontario was a strategic fort during the war of 1812. The grounds are vast and have several memorials around. I highly recommend a visit here .
  • The view from the fort is nice and the inside is pretty cool to look around and to learn about history
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