|Officers dining at Fort George|
The American declaration of war spread quickly through the
Niagara devastating the bonds that connected Niagarans.
The war’s declaration threw Niagara into the
frontlines of a war that would see the destruction of farms, the burning of
towns and hundreds of deaths.
From June 16 to 18 join us as we commemorate the declaration of war and celebrate the 200 years of peace that followed. Events will take place throughout the Niagara Region, including the appearance of Governor General David Johnston at
! In addition, Queenston
will have the grand opening of its new museum and interactive experience. Also,
don’t miss the premiere of the new Son et Lurniere Sound and Light Show,
“Flames of War” on Monday, June 18th. For a full list of opening ceremonies
activities, click here. Fort George