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Fort Langley National Historic Site of Canada

Facilities and Services

Visitors on gallery overlooking Fort Langley
Visitors enjoy the view from the gallery
© Parks Canada

Fort Langley National Historic Site is a mix of beautiful reconstructions and original buildings, plus all kinds of interactive displays and activities. Throughout the site, staff wearing Parks Canada uniforms or period costumes are always nearby to assist you. 

Parking
  • Free parking is located in the large parking lot at the end of Mavis Avenue.

Visitor Facilities

  • The Visitor's Centre provides reception and information services while offering a magnificent view of the Fraser River. It also hosts a gift shop, exhibits and washrooms.
  • Picnic facilities, including both a covered picnic shelter and open picnic areas, are located in the shady, grassy park area around the parking lot.

Access

  • All facilities meet wheelchair accessibility standards for ground floors, including washrooms in the Visitor's Centre and within the palisade, and the picnic area near the parking lot.
  • A gravel pathway connects the buildings on the historic grounds, and benches are located throughout the site where you can relax and enjoy the scenery. Some pathway gradients may be up to 8.5%.
  • A wheelchair (manually operated by a companion) is available on loan from the Visitor's Centre. All buildings have access ramps, which are marked on the orientation map.

Language Services

  • All services are available in English and French.
  • Pick up a site orientation map in the Visitor centre.
  • Translation services are available in Chinese, Dutch, Korean, German, Japanese, Spanish, Punjabi and Tagalog.

Pets

  • An On-Leash Area is located outside of the palisade walls, though pets are not permitted inside the Visitor's Centre or within the site. Look for doggy bag dispensers along the perimeter of the grassy on-leash area. Admission tickets include in-and-out privileges so that visitors may check on pets during their visit to the national historic site.
  • The Township of Langley has several designated Off-Leash Areas. The closest is located in Walnut Grove, on the corner of 213th Street and 96th Avenue. In the City of Langley, use the park at the corner of 206th Street and 44thAvenue.
  • In addition, there are Off-Leash Areas in the following Greater Vancouver Regional District Parks: Derby Reach Regional Park, Campbell Valley Regional Park, and Aldergrove Lake Regional Park. For more information, visit Metro Vancouver Parks.