Website Accessibility Overview

We are trying to make Fort William Historical Park's websites more accessible for all users. This section provides suggestions for modifications you can make in your operating system and browser to help access our site.

We currently have complete step-by-step accessibility modifications for the following browsers and operating systems.


  • Internet Explorer 6
  • Internet Explorer 7
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Apple Safari


Operating Systems:

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Apple OS X


Step-by-step Instruction

Change text size
Make the website easier to view by making text larger and more readable.

Mouse pointer visibility
Helpful if you have trouble viewing the mouse pointer.

Change colours
Learn how to change the text and background colours for web pages you visit to make them more readable.

Change fonts
Change the font style for web pages you visit to make them more readable.

Magnify screen
If resizing text in your browser or operating system isn’t an option, make website easier to view through magnification.