Welcome to the War of 1812 Heritage Trail!

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Explore the War and a Whole Lot More!
Hear the roar of the cannon and crack of muskets as you relive
the War of 1812!

Experience the fight for control of the Old Northwest when you visit the War of 1812 International Heritage Trail.

Your journey will take you to historic forts, battlefields, and monuments that highlight the conflicts of the western theatre of war.

This broad area comprises what are now the states of Ohio and Michigan and the province of Ontario.


So Much to See and Do!

Learn more about the forts and battlefields or check out our calendar of events to see what exciting program awaits you. Our itinerary section will give you helpful hints on places to stay and
points of interest along the trail.

Your one-of-a-kind vacation adventure begins and ends along the historic and scenic War of 1812 Heritage Trail!  Forts Mackinac, Malden, Meigs and St. Joseph, along with the River Raisin Battlefield and Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial welcome you to experiences you won't soon forget! 




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Event Calendar
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