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Visitors looking out from the gallery

Discover the Universe Solar Eclipse

August 21, 2017

On August 21, Canadians have an opportunity to view a partial solar eclipse nationwide. Maximum eclipse will occur at 10:21 a.m. PDT and we invite you to watch with us. We will provide eclipse glasses to the first 100 visitors to the Fort that day followed by a short presentation free of charge.

 

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ParticipACTION 150 Playlist

September 20, 2017

Join the 150 Play List Crew in celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday at their tour stop here! You can find the crew at Fort Langley National Historic Site September 20th as they challenge Canadians to complete as many physical activities from the Play List as possible. Track activities online for your chance to win great prizes.

 

Children gather around costumed interpreter to examine a bowl of cranberries.

Cranberry Festival

October 7, 2017
Complimentary admission for Canada 150

Celebrate Cranberry Day at Fort Langley National Historic Site! Experience the popular cranberry stomp, and play a host of cranberry and farm related games. As well, don’t miss the wonderful cranberry-themed market in the village.

 

Semi-transparent woman looks hauntingly over her shoulder in the fog.

Grave Tales

October 13-15, 18-22, 25-30, 2017
Enhanced fees apply

Join our expert storytellers for a two- or three-hour program of spine-chilling stories, as you walk through the Fort Langley village at night. Advance tickets are a must. Reservations open August 17, 2017.

 
Schedule
Tour type Dates and times Cost Tickets
Adult 2-hour (age 19+) October 13-15, 18-22, 25-30 at 7 p.m. or 8 p.m. $9.30* Book now
Adult 3-hour enhanced (age 19+) October 13-15, 18-22, 25-30 at 9 p.m. $12.80*
Youth 2-hour (all ages, minors accompanied by adult) October 26-30 at 6 p.m. $9.30*
2-hour French language edition (all ages) October 25 at 6 p.m. $9.30*
School Group version (suggested level: Grade 6+) October 13, 18-20, 25-27, 30 at 1 p.m. or later. $9.30* School groups only (coming soon)

*Parks Canada is discounting Grave Tales fees for 2017 to ensure that free admission for the 150th anniversary of Canada’s confederation is reflected in prices that combine entry fees with enhanced services.

 

Two children trick-or-treat in front of Fort Langley Big House

Kids Fort Langley Halloween

October 28-29, 2017
Fees TBD

Trick-or-treat at Fort Langley National Historic Site! Make a craft, visit the Spooky Servants quarters and get an airbrush tattoo. Geared toward young families. Wear your costumes for great photos.

 

Interpreters dressed in costumes to represent Judge Begbie, James Douglas and a Royal Engineer.

Douglas Day

November 19, 2017
Complimentary admission for Canada 150

November 19, 1858. Mark the day when James Douglas proclaimed British Columbia a Crown Colony in Fort Langley’s Big House. Celebrate BC’s birthday and honour Douglas, our first Governor.

 

Warm light greets people entering a wooden building decorated with Christmas greenery at night.

Old-fashioned Musical Christmas

December 16, 2017, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. 
Enhanced fees apply

Join in an evening of music and carols in a magical setting and relax with your friends around the bonfire. Dress for the weather.

 

A costumed interpreter holds a pan of roasted chestnuts in front of the fireplace.

A Fort Langley Christmas

December 22-23, 27-30, 2017
Enhanced fees apply

Come spend the day at Fort Langley to top off the Canada 150 celebrations. Create magical memories, complete with music and treats, in an old-fashioned fort setting.