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Fort Wellington: general information

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Fort Wellington

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  • Type of destination: National Historic Site
  • Location of destination: Canada - Ontario
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This site is one of the best preserved nineteenth-century fortifications in Canada.
Fort Wellington was built during the War of 1812 to defend the St. Lawrence River shipping route between Montreal and Kingston from possible attack by the United States.
It was called into service again in 1838 when invasion from the United States was once more imminent.
The fort continued to be used for military purposes, with occasional periods of abandonment, until it was opened to the public as an historic site.
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This site is one of the best preserved nineteenth-century fortifications in Canada.
Fort Wellington was built during the War of 1812 to defend the St. Lawrence River shipping route between Montreal and Kingston from possible attack by the United States.
It was called into service again in 1838 when invasion from the United States was once more imminent.
The fort continued to be used for military purposes, with occasional periods of abandonment, until it was opened to the public as an historic site.
Visitor Centre on site.
Experience a 19th British military establishment.
Costumed staff and demonstrations on site.
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This site is one of the best preserved nineteenth-century fortifications in Canada.
Fort Wellington was built during the War of 1812 to defend the St. Lawrence River shipping route between Montreal and Kingston from possible attack by the United States.
It was called into service again in 1838 when invasion from the United States was once more imminent.
The fort continued to be used for military purposes, with occasional periods of abandonment, until it was opened to the public as an historic site.
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Fort Wellington: nearby sleeping facilities

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Gananoque Inn & Spa
Islandview Inn
Island View B&B
Victoria Rose Inn
Glen House Resort
Misty Isles Lodge
Capricorn Motel Royale
Sleepy Hollow Bed & Breakfast

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