Canteen Museum Store

Fort York canteen storeLocated at the entrance of the West Gate, the Canteen Museum Store is the first building visitors see as they pass through the west wall. Visitors enter the Canteen to purchase admissions and receive further information regarding exhibits and tours.

At the Canteen Museum Store, shoppers will find an extensive range of merchandise to suit everyone. For children there are toys galore such as quoits, wooden fort play sets, a large variety of toy soldiers, and exciting board games. A variety of reproduction compasses, spyglasses and coins, and miniature cannons is available for kids of all ages. Italian pen and ink sets or handmade punched tinware are a beautiful addition to the décor of any home, as is the broad range of reproduction blue and red transferware. Fort York's signature line of gourmet baked goods, preserves, and marmalades prepared on-site from 18th and 19th-century recipes are also available for purchase.

The Canteen also offers a selection of quality handcrafted First Nations jewellery, dream catchers and much more. Exclusively at Fort York are beautifully designed sterling silver charms by Fiore Galleries. For the history enthusiast, the Canteen sells a large range of fiction and non-fiction titles for adults and children, focusing on topics from historic cookery and early Canadian military history to biographies and facsimile copies of early journals and military must-reads.

Store Hours

January 2 – May 23, Weekdays: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm  Weekends: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
May 24 – September 5: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm daily
Sept. 6 – Dec. 23, Weekdays: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm  Weekends: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Closed: Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day, Good Friday

For further information please call 416-392-7484 or email Fort York at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..