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Queenston Heritage Demonstrations

At our Queenston Heights venue, we offer unique finishing touches you won`t find anywhere else.

Two costumed soldiers standing in front of Queenston ChapelMusket Demonstration

During cocktails and appetizers, experience Queenston Heights with a bang! Soldiers in 1812 costumes from the Battle of Queenston Heights speak to your guests as modern people about the history of Niagara Falls and the War of 1812. Your guests will then experience the thrill of a musket firing demonstration! (Duration: 10 minutes)

Ambush / Surprise Attack

Soldiers involved in the skirmish will happen upon your guests while searching for enemy American soldiers and other traitors. This is an in-character experience with your guests. The lead soldier will then break character to speak about the War of 1812 and Queenston Heights. An exciting musket demonstration follows. (Duration: 15 minutes)

Soldier Ushers

When you book your ceremony at Queenston Chapel, you can rent two costumed soldiers to hold the chapel doors. Your guests will love taking photos with your soldier ushers! Enjoy a musket demonstration afterwards. (Duration: 1.5 hours)

Note that our wedding experts can advise if your location is suitable for a musket demonstration.

Contact us for details about adding these exciting finishing touches to your wedding package.

Photo of two soldiers firing muskets