Fort Ontario State Historic Site, Oswego

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  • August 12, 2017
    We visited the Fort this afternoon on a whim 1 hour before closing. I had a 4 and 7 year old and this was pleased time to walk through the self guided tour r use the facilities and visit the little st...  more »
  • August 2, 2017
    Very well reconstruction of the Civil War Era of this fort. This fort spans many years but the Era the historical society focused on was post Civil War. It's well maintained and is self guided with a ...  more »
  • July 31, 2017
    Fort Ontario is the last fort built at this location. The self guided tour allows one to explore at one's own pace and according to one's one particular interest. The fort was operational from the Civ...  more »
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  • June 26, 2017
    Very fine historical site.
  • September 28, 2016
    I love that you can go there and learn more about the details and history of what went on during the war of 1812 and how the French Revolution and American people survived
  • October 3, 2016
    A really cool fort. Everyone was friendly, and enjoyed their work. It showed.
  • June 8, 2016
    Wonderful history and views from up here. Amazing when you picture this spot being the frontier of the whole New World and European armies were clashing on the shores of Lake Ontario for control of it all. This place is now restored to how it looked around 1860-70.
  • November 12, 2016
    It was a few years ago around Halloween it was amazing educational love to come back

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