Fort Edmonton Park takes you on an iconic journey through the city’s incredibly rich history, from Fur Trade to the Roaring Twenties. With numerous special events, theatre shows, live performances, and even more happening year-round, every journey to Fort Edmonton Park is sure to be unforgettable.
You can start your adventure where it all began; the 1846 Hudson’s Bay Company Fort of the Fur Trading era. Explore a model of the original fur trading fort set up in Edmonton, and participate in demonstrations by live interpreters to see if you have what it takes to have made it during that time.
Take a horse-drawn wagon through The Settlement Era on 1885 Street, where you can say hello to the animals at Ottewell Farm, or stop for freshly baked treats at the Jasper House Bakery.
Get a first glimpse of modern conveniences on 1905 Street: The Municipal Era. You can visit the home of Alberta's first Premier, catch a ride on a vintage streetcar, get your picture taken in historical costumes, and test your gaming skills at the Penny Arcade.
Cap off your visit on the roaring 1920 Street: The Metropolitan Era. Here you can watch a 4D film in the vintage Capitol Theatre, take in rides and games at the Johnny J. Jones Midway, and find dinner and a comfortable place to stay at the historic Hotel Selkirk.
Getting acquainted with Edmonton's past is a fun adventure at Fort Edmonton Park. There are discoveries for the whole family around every corner and the Park's authentic midway is always filled with laughter. If you're looking to do more than just explore Edmonton's past, Fort Edmonton Park is your chance to live it.
Daily: 10:00am-5:00pm until September 3