Take a Tour Through Time
Your journey through Fort Saskatchewan’s history begins at the 1937 Warden’s Residence. From there, our guides will usher you into the 1875 North West Mounted Police Fort, and then on to explore the early 1900s as you walk through the numerous authentic buildings of the Historical Village. They will show you fantastic artifacts and tell you stories of life in early Fort Saskatchewan.
Field Trips to the Fort Heritage Precinct
The Fort Heritage Precinct offers a variety of educational programs designed to support historical thinking, delivery, and synthesis of knowledge as outlined in the Alberta Social Studies Curriculum. Through programs offered by knowledgeable and enthusiastic instructors, we offer students and teachers an interactive opportunity to engage with the rich history of our province and country.
Upcoming Public Programs
Smudging Workshop – October 3
Learn the purpose and significance of smudging in this 2-hour educational workshop! Wendy Poseluzny, a Metis woman born in Winnipeg and owner of local business Native Wild, will explain the philosophy of smudging and guide participants through a smudging ceremony. Smudging will take place outside so...
Cheese Making – October 7
Learn the traditional techniques of culturing fresh milk and then using rennet, cultures, time and temperature to create a wide range of cheeses. We will make Goat Chevre and Stretch Cow mozzarella during this class. Register Here!...