Fort William Historical Park

Site: Thunder Bay

Service: Park Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Check the website for seasonal admission rates and passes
Description (Agency) Operates a multi-dimensional tourism attraction that provides cultural heritage, entertainment and educational experiences
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Operates a multi-dimensional tourism attraction that provides cultural heritage, entertainment and educational experiences 
  • Depicts the fur trade activities of the North West Company from 1803 to 1821 through interactions with costumed staff, daily dramas (Jul-Aug) and demonstrations 
  • Hosts festivals and special events 
  • Operates guided walking tours 
  • Offers overnight experiences, a resource library and picnic area with access for individuals with disabilities 
  • Offers meeting space for large gatherings or intimate meetings in historic and modern structures 
  • Provides an outdoor amphitheatre capable of accommodating large scale or small community events 
  • Offers Educational Programming 
  • Offers RV camping and canoe and kayak rentals during summer 
  • Offers the David Thompson Astronomical Observatory; evening Starwalk program; operating times change seasonally; check website for updates
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm 
Visitors: Mid-May to End-Sep: Mon-Sun 10 am-5 pm 
Winter: group reservations of 10 or more only
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application process
Languages English ; French
Fees Admission
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-577-8461 
Reservations 807-473-2344 
Event Hotline 807-473-2333
After Hours Phone 807-473-9750
Fax 807-473-2327
E-Mail info@fwhp.ca
Website www.fwhp.ca
Primary Executive Sergio Buonocore, General Manager
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address Administration
1350 King Rd
Thunder Bay, ON P7K 1L7
 
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Intersection King Rd and Broadway Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport