06. January 2018 - 10:00
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Fort York Celebrates The Bentway Skate Trail Official Opening | Fort York National Historic Site | Saturday, 06. January 2018

Fort York celebrates the opening of The Bentway's Skate Trail with FREE admission and extended hours all weekend-long! Join in some family-fun activities in the Fort York Visitor Centre, including a special pop-up exhibit on winter fun in Toronto, and a Fort York selfie booth. More details below.

Extended Hours:
Saturday, January 6, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Sunday, January 7, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Evening Lantern Tours
Saturday, January 6, 6 p.m., 7 p.m., 8 p.m. and 9 p.m.
See Fort York in a 'new' light! Missed one of our daily tours? Join a special lantern tour and catch a glimpse of garrison life after dark. Our interpretive staff will guide you through a selection of Fort York's War of 1812-era buildings using exclusively 19th century lighting. These FREE tours meet in the Fort York Visitor Centre on the hour from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday only- don't miss out! Spaces are limited.


Mayor's Skating Party
Sunday, January 7, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The Bentway will host the Mayor's Skating Party, and Fort York will be open until 6 p.m. to celebrate! With tours throughout the day, there's plenty of opportunity to explore the history of Toronto's founding urban landscape – before or after your skate!