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volunteers_5.pngWould you like to play an integral role at a world-class heritage site? Take advantage of FWHP's many volunteer opportunities and gain valuable knowledge and experience at North America's largest reconstructed fur trade post! We have openings for volunteers of all ages in many fascinating programs.

Immerse yourself in the life of  early 19th-century Fort William - the centre of North America's vast fur trading empire - where Aboriginal trappers and traders, French Canadian voyageurs, and Scottish merchants gathered to make their fortunes.

Volunteering at Fort William Historical Park is the perfect way to meet new people, learn new skills, and have the time of your life! To apply to the Fort's exceptional volunteer program, please fill out the application form below and mail or drop it off at:

Fort William Historical Park 
1350 King Road
Thunder Bay, ON  P7K 1L7

Our office hours are 8:30 to 5:00, Monday to Friday. 
Volunteer applications can also be faxed to (807) 473-2327.

Once your application is received, you will be contacted for an interview.  All potential volunteers are interviewed and screened to ensure that they will provide quality service at Fort William. If you have any questions, please contact our Family Life and Volunteer Program Team Leader at (807) 473-2319 or by email at  This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .

pdf FWHP Volunteer Application Form - Individuals

pdf FWHP Volunteer Application Form - Family


Contact Information

Fort William Historical Park     
1350 King Road
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7K 1L7

Reservations: 807-473-2344
Admissions: 807-473-2347
Administration: 807-577-8461
Emergency After Hours: 807-473-9750
Event Hotline: 807-473-2333
Giftshop: 807-473-2308

Administration Fax: (807) 473-2327
General Manager Fax: (807) 473-2336
Admissions Fax: (807) 473-2312

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