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petting_the_horses.pngFort William Historical Park offers an exciting variety of curriculum-based programs for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12.    

Looking for the ultimate trip back in time? Check out our most immersive program, our series of Overnight Adventures. Or book one of our curriculum-based day programs on site. The Fort is a fantastic, engaging site for Team Building & Leadership Retreats. We can custom design programs that are perfectly tailored to the needs of your group. 

Experience Our Programs

At Fort William Historical Park
Come to Fort William Historical Park for one of our on-site programs. Located on the banks of the Kaministiquia River, Fort William offers a truly unique learning environment every season of the year. See individual School Program Listings for complete details.

In Class
Selected programs are available for in-class presentation. Our costumed educators can help your students explore the past through artifacts, stories and activities in the classroom. See individual School Program Listings for complete details.

French Language Programs & Resources
We offer several of our programs in French. Just call to enquire. Also, check out our French language  multimedia resources for classroom use! To go to our French website, please click here.


Special Offers

Book Two Programs and Save
Save a bundle! Combine two half-day school programs and spend the day at Fort William Historical Park for only $9 per student, a savings of 25%!

Free Bus Service for Eligible Education Groups

Take advantage of our complimentary bus service when booking an Education program. Eligible groups include:

  • Overnight Program bookings (Sep-Jun).
  • Education groups booking two or more education programs in one day (Sep-Mar).

Call our Reservations Office at (807) 473-2344 for details and available dates.Bus service is available for local schools on a first-come, first served basis. Some restrictions apply. Note that our bus holds up to 35 passengers.

Information at your Fingertips

Use the links below to browse our program offerings and plan your learning adventure!

Plan Your Visit  Please read!

School Program Listings

Teacher Resources

Booking Information

Where we are



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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