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Fort Wellington National Historic Site of Canada

General Information

370 Vankoughnet St.
Prescott, ON K0E 1T0

phone: 613-925-2896
email: [email protected]
website: http://www.parkscanada.gc.ca/wellington


Discover¬† how soldiers and their families lived in the 1840’s in this original British fortification. Once inside the walls, visit the barracks, the powder magazine, and even the officer’s quarters and the latrines. Meet interpretive guides in period costumes who will be happy to tell you their story and demonstrate their skills. Try on a soldier’s uniform, take part in a military drill and watch a soldier fire a rifle. Visit the Visitor Centre that is featuring an 1812-era gunboat and an orientation video. Self-guided tours, guided tours and the Fire the Cannon experience available.

Operating: May to October