The Friends of Fort George Gift Shop

A trip to Niagara-on-the-Lake is not complete without a stop at the Friends of Fort George Gift Shop. Located inside the Visitors Reception Centre, our unique shop focuses on the military and social history of the early 19th century.

Over 500 book titles are carried on subjects including the War of 1812, Native history, children's interests, clothing, cooking and music. You will also find a great selection of gifts and souvenirs such as wooden muskets and swords, games, pottery and chinaware, jewelry, musical instruments, toy soldiers, military collectibles and more!

The Friends of Fort George have also produced clothing, magnets, mugs, music CD's, local history books and activity books that are exclusively available at the gift shop.

Don't forget, Members of the Friends of Fort George receive a 15% discount in the gift shop!

Gift Shop Location & Hours

We are located within the Visitor Reception Centre at Fort George National Historic Site:
51 Queen's Parade, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON.

May - October: Daily 10:00 am - 5:00pm
November: Weekends 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
December - March: Weekends 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
April: Weekends 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

For more information call 905-468-6621 or email us at

Top Selling Books of 2016

1.1812: A Traveler's Guide

National Geographic

2. The Battle of Fort George
Ernest Cruikshank

3. The Fort George Bill of Fare
Amanda Gamble

4. Ghost Stories of the War of 1812
Andrew Hind & Maria Da Silva

5. The War of 1812: The War that Both Sides Won
Wesley Turner

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