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Welcome to the information centre for planning your trip to Fort William Historical Park and breathtaking North Western Ontario – the Land of the Sleeping Giant. You’ll find descriptions of some of the exciting activities that take place at Fort William Historical Park. Whether you are travelling as an individual, family, or group you’ll have a grand experience at the World’s Largest Fur Trading Post!

This section also features helpful trip planning tools including border crossing information, maps, and dining and accommodation listings. Discover the range of travel activities that are available in North Western Ontario with its unique combination of rugged wilderness and cosmopolitan culture.

Fort William Historical Park is commited to providing educational, historic, and entertainment programming throughout the year. On this page you will find links to our most useful and popular webpages containing all the information you need to make FWHP your destination today!

Fort William Historical Park Welcomes Cyclists

Our bike friendly facility offers a variety of year-round bike parking equipment including fat bike parking racks, sheltered parking and enclosed bike lockers.

If you’re planning a longer visit or are taking advantage of our watercraft rentals the enclosed bike lockers can be rented for half days or longer to provide you with increased security for your bike and belongings. Lockers are available to rent for half-days (up to 4 hours) for $5.00 or for 24 hours for $10.00. Just visit our Admissions Desk and our staff will be happy to get you set up.

Advance reservations for full-day or multi-day rentals can be made by calling the Reservations Clerk at 807-473-2344 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Regular bike parking is available free of charge to all cyclists. 

Landscape view of Fort from river