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Fort Langley National Historic Site

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Experience the excitement of the early West Coast fur trade at Fort Langley and stand in the spot where BC was proclaimed a British colony in 1858. Explore the scenic fort—built by the Hudson’s Bay Company in 1827—where fur traders once exchanged...more
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23433 Mavis Avenue, Fort Langley, British Columbia V1M 2R5, Canada
+1 604-513-4777
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for my very first visit during the BC Family Day weekend. I wasn’t sure what to expect, but I’m glad we went. For adults, it’s a very educational visit. The tour host was a historian who clearly loved her job and made the entire...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

We have visited the Fort Langley historic Fort several times in the past. Their history is told in a friendly fashion for any age to learn and to enjoy. Volunteers act out how people once lived at the Fort. Canada Day and Christmas time is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

We stayed near this site on our trip so we decided to visit it. The place is probably the best with young kids since it is an old fort with old buildings. Even without young children with us I though the place was very nice,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

It was a rather chilly day but hot cocoa was supplied & there were some children’s activities as well. My grandson made a stovepipe hat.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DraftedbytheMan
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Wasn’t raining today! Yahoo! Very fun place to visit with a toddler. He enjoyed his treasure hunt. We enjoyed the tour by Taylor. Excellent staff.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank keen72762
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Took my class here on a field trip. They had great educational, fun and interactive activities for the students ready with knowledgeable staff. Buildings were well preserved and presented.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

This is a great historic place to visit and makes fort Langley get its name. There are about 6 different houses that can visited these all show the various trades that support the Fort in its history. The venue offers birthday parties as well

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paulcurtis
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Very nicely preserved fort with all the amenities. Different shops, rooms, and clothing to take pictures. Don't forget the camera.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank slmnpk1
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

So much of history! Great for kids and adults! So many exhibitions! Not good for rainy day !! You can see blacksmiths works, wash the gold and many more great adventures!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fefa1986
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Just see it for yourself, you'll never forget it!! It is very relaxing...strolling leisurely at your own pace.

Date of experience: September 2018
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fortlangley, Public Relations Manager at Fort Langley National Historic Site, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you for visiting. Sounds like you had a lovely time.

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