July 2 - September 2, 2019
(Note: a different schedule will be in effect on event days. See the Calendar of events for more information.)
Daily at 10:45 am and 4:00 pm
Join us for a 15-minute synopsis of Fort Langley’s story, starting at the big wooden entry gates.
Daily at 11:00 am
Learn how barrels were made to export salmon and other goods from Fort Langley.
Daily at 12:00 pm
Join in the excitement of an interactive presentation highlighting the stories of Fort Langley’s original inhabitants: the boat builders, fur traders, farmers or families.
Daily at 1:00 pm
Visit the goats, sheep, chickens and rabbits while learning about what’s growing in the heritage garden.
Daily at 2:00 pm
Learn about historic weapons, then hear the musket blast from the top of the palisade wall (weather permitting).
Daily at 2:30 pm
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to shoot a 19th century Brown Bess musket? Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to learn to shoot a historic firearm in the unique setting of Fort Langley National Historic Site. Limit: 10 people, $22 + admission per person at the Visitor Centre. Learn more.
Daily at 3:00 pm
At Fort Langley, every meal was “farm-to-table.” Find out what kinds of ingredients and meals were available at this early 19th century outpost.
Daily at 4:30 pm
Witness the lowering of the flag.
Start your visit in the Visitor Centre where you’ll have the option of picking up our audio tour; or watching the orientation video.
Explore the fort
As you explore the site, discover the roots of this 1827 Hudson’s Bay Company fur trade post where British Columbia was proclaimed. Find out how Fort Langley influenced the course of Canada’s history. Climb the rustic bastion towers, and enjoy a peaceful view of the Fraser River
Families can participate in the Parks Canada Xplorers program, packed with fun activities. Pan for gold (when the weather is mild), build the walls of the playhouse and let your imaginations run free in our Children’s Play Area.