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Fort Lennox National Historic Site

Fort Lennox National Historic Site is located on Île-aux-Noix in Saint-Paul-de-l'Île-aux-Noix, in the Montérégie region. You can access the Visitor Centre by car or by bicycle. A ferry will take you to to Île aux Noix where Fort Lennox is located.

Find all the information you need to plan your next outing: Operation hours, fees, directions and more.

* Please note: Don't forget to bring a lunch, snacks and water as there is no food service available at Fort Lennox National Historic Site.

Hours of operation

Check the dates and hours of operation of the site, as they vary with the seasons.

How to get here

Fort Lennox National Historic Site is located at Saint-Paul-de-l’Île-aux-Noix, in Montérégie. How to get here by car or bike.


Enjoy free admission for youth 17 and under, and see daily visitors fees and and learn more about admission and activity fees.

Safety and guidelines

Read about the rules and guidelines to follow in order to visit the site safely.

Attractions and tourism

Discover nearby attractions near Fort Lennox National Historic Site.

Improvements and infrastructure

Learn more about the restoration and improvements that have been done on infrastructure, including the barracks.

How to get here

Fort Lennox National Historic Site is located approximately 60 km from Montreal and 290 km from Quebec City.

You can get to Fort Lennox National Historic Site by a variety of transportation options and routes detailed below.

Upon arrival at the Visitor Centre, Parks Canada staff will provide instructions on how to safely board the ferry to the fort on Île aux Noix.

You can read more about this in theSafety and Guidelines section.

Please note: The schedule for crossings and returns is posted at the visitor center. The crossing takes approximately five minutes.


1 61st Avenue
Saint-Paul-de-l’Île-aux-Noix QC J0J 1G0




The Fort Lennox National Historic Site parking lot is located at 1, 61st Avenue in Saint-Paul-de-l'île-aux-Noix, accessible by Highway QC-221.

Fort Lennox is located on Île aux Noix. A shuttle boat is included in the entrance fee during opening hours to get on the island.

Facilities and services

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