The Official War of 1812 Bicentennial Website - Celebrating 200 years of peace

War of 1812
Celebrating 200 years of peace
Niagara 1812 Legacy Council
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June 18th, 1812, President James Madison and the United States Congress declared war on Great Britain.  Battles raged throughout the continent for over two years before peace was negotiated.

Learn more about the War of 1812 ~ Be immersed in history by visiting Historic Sites & Museums featuring exciting and authentic displays. Experience life during the War of 1812.