National Historic Sites of Canada

Furloft saleshop, Lower Fort Garry
Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site of Canada

Step back in time to the 19th century fur trade at the oldest stone fur trading post still intact in North America.


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National historic sites are places of profound importance to Canada. They bear witness to this nation's defining moments and illustrate its human creativity and cultural traditions. Each national historic site tells its own unique story, part of the greater story of Canada, contributing a sense of time, identity, and place to our understanding of Canada as a whole. There are more than 950 national historic sites in Canada; of these, 167 are administered by Parks Canada.


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