May 1 - Jun 30, 2019


(Note: a different schedule will be in effect on event days. See the Calendar of events for more information.)


Guided tours

Daily at 11:00 am and 3:00 pm

Meet a costumed interpreter for a personal history tour about the fur trade at Fort Langley. After the tour, explore the rest of the site’s buildings, activities, and exhibits at your own pace.


Blacksmith demonstration

Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 pm

Hear the clang of the anvil and watch as our blacksmith turns metal into trade objects.


Feature presentation

Saturdays and Sundays 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.


Historic weapons demonstration

Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 pm

Learn about historic weapons, then hear the musket blast from the top of the palisade wall (weather permitting).


Coopering Demonstration
A cooper shapes a barrel stave

Saturdays and Sundays at 4 pm

Learn how barrels were made to export salmon and other goods from Fort Langley.


White glove program

Mondays and Fridays at 2:30 pm

Drop by the Big House to meet our Collections Officer. Hear the stories of Fort Langley’s treasures. Different historical artifacts are highlighted throughout the year.


Year-round activities:

Visitor Centre

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

Family activities

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.

Eat and shop

Both leləm’ at the fort Café and Šxwimelə Boutique and Gifts are open year round. Enjoy a relaxing lunch or snack on site.