Things to do
Lower Fort Garry’s solid stone walls tell stories of the foundation of modern Western Canada. Through hands-on interpretive experiences, immerse yourself in the lives and legends of the Hudson’s Bay Company fur trappers, hear stories of the First Nations people, roll up your sleeves and try out the tasks of those living in the Fort and experience how Hudson’s Bay Company employees lived.
Trading beavers to driving Buicks; Lower Fort Garry has a rich history of firsts in Manitoba. Join us on a guided tour that explores the unique and varied history and uses of Lower Fort Garry.
History takes on new meaning for students! You and your students can discover the past first-hand, through one of our Manitoba curriculum-based programs and activities. Whatever the grade level, we promise your students a unique and unforgettable experience at Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site.