Fort Langley National Historic Site of Canada

  • 23433 Mavis Avenue
  • 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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  • Seasons Of Operation:
    • All
  • Year Opened: 1923
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  • Languages Spoken:
    • French
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  • Total Restaurant/Nightclub Capacity: 60
  • Total Number of Private Rooms: 3
  • Largest Private Room Capacity: 60
  • Max Capacity Banquet: 40
  • Max Capacity Reception: 1000

Room Breakdown

  • Total Guest Rooms: 5
  • Maximum Committable Group Rooms: 6
  • ADA Accessible Rooms: 1
  • Suites: 5


  • 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:
  • Theatre Capacity 60
  • Banquet Capacity 60
  • Number of Rooms 5
  • Classroom Capacity 60

December 15, 2018

Join in a magical evening of carols, musical performances and a Dickens reading inside Fort Langley’s historic walls. Admire the large Christmas tree and join costumed interpreters for a guided, holiday-themed tour. Lelem' at the fort café will be open with espresso, drinks and food. Rain, snow or shine! Advance tickets and tickets at the door available. more

Hear stories by the fire, taste a chestnut roasted over the fire, and take a guided tour. Admire the charming holiday ambiance and take family snapshots at various scenic spots on site. The site is CLOSED Dec. 25, 26, Jan 1. The event is Dec 21-23 and 27-30. more