Nations gather to make a historic treaty between Ojibwa, Swampy Cree and the Crown. Below on the banks of the Red River, York boats rowed by a Métis crew arrive with furs from across the continent. Walk amongst Canada’s oldest collection of stone fur trade buildings to experience life of the trappers and traders of the Hudson’s Bay Company at Lower Fort Garry as they lived in the 1850s.
Hours of operation
Lower Fort Garry is open 7 days a week from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Free admission for youth. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list
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