Fort Calgary has a rich history as a place of significance for Indigenous Peoples and is the place where the North West Mounted Police established Fort Calgary in 1875. The site is located on 40 acres of natural land on the Bow and Elbow rivers where many significant archaeological finds have been made — Fort Calgary was declared a national historic site in 1925. They frequently have special events for families.

Stories, Crafts & S’Mores

Get cozy around a roaring fire for this family-friendly event at Fort Calgary!

Storyteller Jeff Murray will share fascinating stories about winters in early Calgary and the people who lived here, with everything you need to roast the perfect s’more over an open bonfire. After stories and s’mores, come inside to make your own sketchbook and draw the beautiful winter scenery around Fort Calgary. Tickets include admission to the museum.

When: December 10, 2022
Time: 2 – 3:30 pm
Website: www.fortcalgary.com

Fort Calgary:

Where: Fort Calgary
Address: 750 9th Ave. SE, Calgary, AB
Phone: 403-290-1875
Website: www.fortcalgary.com