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Fort Langley National Historic Site of Canada

  • 23433 Mavis Avenue
  • PO Box 129
  • Fort Langley, BC V1M 2R5
  • Phone: (604) 513-4777

Travel back in time to the 1800s at Fort Langley, the birthplace of British Columbia. Watch blacksmithing, barrel-making and gold panning at this authentic Hudson's Bay Company trading post. Meet costumed storytellers, or dress up and embark on exciting pioneering adventures with the youth Xplorers program. Round off a fun-filled day with a cozy night surrounded by history in one of the fort's history-themed oTENTik accommodations. Self-guided audio tours in English, Mandarin, Japanese, French, Spanish, Dutch and German available. Ask about special events like Grave Tales, Brigade Days, Canada Day, Cranberry Festival, Christmas events and our Vive les Voyageurs Winter Festival. Open year round.

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Accessibility

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General

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  • Languages Spoken:
    • French
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  • Seasons Of Operation:
    • All
  • Year Last Renovated: 2018
  • Year Opened: 1827

General

  • Largest Private Room Capacity: 60
  • Max Capacity Banquet: 60
  • Max Capacity Reception: 1000
  • Meal Type:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Total Number of Private Rooms: 3
  • Total Restaurant/Nightclub Capacity: 60

General

  • Distance from Convention Centre (Kms): 48

Room Breakdown

  • ADA Accessible Rooms: 1
  • Maximum Committable Group Rooms: 5
  • Suites: 5
  • Total Guest Rooms: 5

Rating

  • AAA Diamond: Not Rated
  • Canada Select Star: Not Rated
  • Green Key: Not Rated

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Facility Info

  • Description Fort Langley National Historic Site creates a spectacular backdrop for weddings, corporate events and large outdoor events. Known as the birthplace of British Columbia, Fort Langley was built in 1827 and is a national treasure, rich with stories of trade, industry, and love. Located 40 km east of Vancouver, Fort Langley offers a selection of heritage-style buildings, outdoor venues, and tents suited to your event. Let your guests experience the relaxing, scenic setting, steeped in local flavour, at the Lower Mainland’s only fort. Book your event today: 604-513-4791 or 604-513-4787
  • Largest Room 120
  • Reception Capacity 120
  • Space Notes Choose from our selection of indoor and outdoor spaces. Spaces may be combined to meet your needs. The site is wheelchair accessible, featuring new paved pathways and charming outdoor lighting for evening events. Choose from 6 buildings, a 40x40 events tent, or a combination. Read more at: http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/bc/langley/activ/activ4.aspx
  • Theatre Capacity 60
  • Banquet Capacity 60
  • Number of Rooms 5
  • Classroom Capacity 60

January 25, 2020 - January 26, 2020

Tap your feet to the beat of French-Canadian music at Fort Langley National Historic Site’s annual Vive les Voyageurs Festival January 25 and 26. Learn to play musical spoons, dance a jig, and of course, eat poutine and maple taffy! Fun for all ages. Open from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Adult entry is just $7.90. Kids visit free! Saturday, January 25th & Sunday, January 26th 2020 Fort Langley National Historic Site of Canada, Fort Langley BC For more information, please visit here… more

February 17, 2020

Spend Family Day time-travelling together to Fort Langley. If the year was 1840, explore where you would live and find out what part your family would play here. Try barrel-making, watch the blacksmith work and try shaping your own piece of metal at the Jr. Blacksmith Shop. Once you’ve found your favourite job, go to the Big House and use a nib pen and ink to sign a contract to become an “indentured servant” of the Hudson’s Bay Company at Fort Langley. Monday, February 17th 2020 Fort Langley National Historic Site of… more

March 16, 2020 - March 27, 2020

Travel back to the mid-1800s and explore life at Fort Langley. Visit the chicks and bunnies, try barrel-making, watch the blacksmith work and try shaping your own piece of metal at the Jr. Blacksmith Shop. Once you’ve found your favourite job, go to the Big House and use a nib pen and ink to sign a contract to become an “indentured servant” of the Hudson’s Bay Company at Fort Langley. Monday, March 16th - Friday, March 27th 2020 Fort Langley National Historic Site of Canada, Fort Langley BC For more information, please… more

April 12, 2020

Enjoy a relaxed scavenger hunt between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. where every child collects stamps and will receive a treat! For the “hoppiest” little bunnies, join an egg scramble (pictured) at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Children ages 5 and younger try to pick up as many foil eggs as they can before they’re gone. Bring your own basket and arrive at least 30 minutes in advance to allow time for parking and to pay site entry. For all ages, enjoy blacksmithing demonstrations at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. and guided… more

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