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1 Fort Henry Drive | K7l4v8, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wasn't as good as previous years but still fun. Lots of scares, and great props. Friendly staff and volunteers. We go every year and will definitely be back next Halloween.

Thank langloisallen
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our visit was in October, so even though it was still open there wasn't much going on. The history behind Fort Henry is interesting, and the area is well maintained. If you're in the area, stop by to check out some Canadian history.

Thank Turtlelov3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I usually love coming to places like this but when we were there they were set up for the Halloween fright nights which took away from the historical feel of the place. It was Thanksgiving weekend and we felt like they were closing soon so...More

1  Thank MelPoortCody
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great historical place to visit and a place to learn about our history. It’s a beautiful setting, and it’s easy to walk around to see everything. A few interesting stores that sell interesting inventory.

Thank Julie Ann S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go every year when we are in town visiting family. Its become a tradition. But this year, was a disappointment. They decided to add a family friendly option called Otherworld and took the space and budget from Fort Fright to do it. Although I...More

3  Thank Valley74
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After waiting 1 1/2 hours in line (even having purchased our tickets online) We were happy to finally be let inside.... the problem is they were letting in LARGE groups of people together. If it weren’t so crowded it would probably have actually been scary....More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Horrible, boring, aweful. This was not fort fright of the past. After waiting in line with a lot of people, they make you go with 100 or so other people in an enclosure then they push you all through like cattle. It’s not scary at...More

1  Thank Tamaradeh
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting from Edmonton Alberta and having the both deadmonton and fort edmonton's fright night we figured the most haunted city would step up to the plate. We went in with high expectations only to have them crushed like the black inflatable pathways they made you...More

Thank Roxy B
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Going through the gates of fort Henry is like taking a step back to the eighteenth hundreds. Try to attend the sunset ceremony and go early to take the tour.great for adults an kids as well.

Thank cormeg
Reviewed 9 October 2018

I really looked forward to going to Fright Night this year since I haven't been since 2015. I'm from the Ottawa region so I booked a night in Gananoque to make a night of it. In 2015 it was amazing. I bought my tickets online...More

Thank abechamp1
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milkyjo53
31 October 2018|
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Response from restharrow2 | Reviewed this property |
According to their web site it's only open through Oct 31st.
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milkyjo53
31 October 2018|
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Response from Duvy33 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the Fort closes for the winter months. Fort Fright is the last event of the season.
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Michelle E
3 September 2018|
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Response from FuzzyBeaver | Reviewed this property |
It was closed when we were there a couple of weeks ago. You now buy your tickets inside the fort itself. I don't know if this closure is permanent.
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