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The Forks National Historic Site

Interpretive Programs and Guided Tours

* prices may be subject to change
All Forks programs offered weather permitting

For more information call 204-98-FORKS (204-983-6757) or email forks.fourche@pc.gc.ca

Do you have a comment about a Parks Canada program at The Forks National Historic Site? Please contact us !

6,000 Years in 60 Minutes!

Experience history first-hand Experience history first-hand
© Parks Canada

Discover The Forks' hidden history!

Take a 6,000-year journey with a Parks Canada interpreter and uncover what lies beneath your feet. Learn the fate of the four fur trading posts and hear the epic stories behind this meeting place. Through curious objects and colourful characters, the history of The Forks comes to life in this easy walking tour. 

Ticket sales and tour departures:
Parks Canada Information Desk inside the Travel Manitoba Centre, The Forks (please see map for location)

Availability:
May 22 to August 31
Friday to Monday 
11 a.m. & 1 p.m. (English), 3 p.m. (French)

Fees*:
$3.90 adult
$1.90 youth
$3.40 senior
$9.40 family/group

Cache Me If You Can!

Cache Me If You Can! Cache Me If You Can!
© Parks Canada

High Tech History Hunts

Do you have what it takes to solve a history mystery at The Forks? Using GPS technology and a self-guided booklet, solve the clues and find the hidden geocache.

Kit rentals: 
Parks Canada Information Desk inside the Travel Manitoba Centre, The Forks (please see map for location)

Availability:
May 18 to September 7
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. daily 

Fee*: $6.00 per group (up to 3 people)

Here's what visitors have to say: 
Read a review of "Cache Me If You Can and Other Adventures at The Forks" on Canada's History blog!


History Bytes

Family Fun Programs at the Variety Heritage Adventure Park

Children playing on the colourful train in the Variety Heritage Adventure Park All aboard the Countess of Dufferin!
© Parks Canada

Join a Parks Canada interpreter for a half-hour history adventure. Check posters in the Adventure Park for more details.

Availability:
July 3 to August 31
Friday to Monday
11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Meet at the main entrance of the Adventure Park. All programs are FREE!

Learn more about the Variety Heritage Adventure Park.