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Fort Erie Historical Museum

Fort Erie Historical Museum

402 Ridge Road North
Ridgeway, Ontario

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Hours: Open Monday-Friday, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm.  

Closed: February 20 (Family Day), April 7-10 (Easter)

Please note: ramp access to the building may close due to snow or ice. If it is required for your visit, please call ahead to ensure it is accessible.

Building: For information on the history of the Bertie Township Hall, please click here.

This museum is housed in the 1874 Bertie Township Hall. The Historical Museum features a program of permanent and changing exhibitions as well as a public archives with genealogy and local history information. On permanent display: "A Community of Communities," telling the stories of the areas that make up Greater Fort Erie.

Click here for current exhibits

Virtual Tour, of the Community Gallery and previous exhibit: "Friend, Foe, Fire!" (2012)