Parks Canada

Parks Canada

June 15, 2012 11:01 ET

Media Advisory: Announcement Concerning the Commemoration of the War of 1812 at Fort George National Historic Site

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 15, 2012) - The Honorable Robert Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, will mark the 200th anniversary of The War of 1812 at Fort George National Historic Site.

Minister Nicholson will make the announcement on behalf of the Honourable Peter Kent, Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada.

Members of the media can request photos about the 1812 national historic sites to Parks Canada.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date: Monday, June 18, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Fort George National Historic Site
51 Queens parade
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Scott Currie
    Southwestern Ontario Field Unit
    Parks Canada
    519-596-2233 x 243