Programming included with admission

Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site

A Walk Through History

Journey through Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site and immerse yourself in its unique and varied history with our new outdoor walking experience. Take a stroll through the grounds, watch historical demonstrations and participate in interactive activities led by interpreters.

This self-guided tour will allow you to discover heritage crafts, artifacts, skills and stories at each outdoor location. Watch as historic candle making, gardening, sash weaving, wood carving, and music and dance are brought to life.


Allow for 90 minutes to explore the fort grounds, learn about the history and artifacts, and experience the demonstrations.

Weekly Offers – July 2 to Sept. 2
Accessibility Day

Take a 30-minute historical tour of Lower Fort Garry in an electric buggy. Enjoy the comfort and see what the site has to offer.

Dates: Monday

Children's Day

Calling all kids! The Hudson’s Bay Company is hiring junior labourers to help keep the Stone Fort running smoothly. Sign up for a day of ‘humble service’ to win a special prize once all the chores are complete.

Dates: Wednesday

Historic Demonstrations and Activities – July 2 to Sept. 2

Discover more about life at Lower Fort Garry through expert demonstrations and hands-on activities.

Dates: Daily between 11 am and 3 pm

Visit our detailed fees list to learn about admission prices.

For additional activities at Lower Fort Garry, check out Paid programs.

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